Serchhip: To mark the completion of 75 years of Independence and to honour the freedom struggle and its heroes, the Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS) Serchhip in association with NSS, Government Serchhip College celebrated the ‘Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav’ by organising Fit India Freedom Run this morning.
This run was organised between New Serchhip Fire Station junction and Government Serchhip College Campus, where a group physical exercise was held at the college auditorium.
A short ceremonial function was held just before the run with the chair of C. Lalramliana, Programme Officer, NSS, Serchhip College. Pu C. Lalramliana said that the main objective of the run is to encourage people to take up physical activities such as running and sports in daily life. To popularise fitness as a way of life and gain freedom from obesity, laziness, stress, anxiety and other diseases and to make people adopt healthy lifestyle.
This Fit India Freedom Run was also organised at the same time at E. Lungdar in Serchhip district. Many other social activities such as a cleanliness drive, planting of trees have been organised as a part of this Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav celebration.