“Women Marathon” to be held in Budgam on August-3 “We pledge no gender discrimination”

26/07/2019 - 03/08/2019 Budgam

Budgam, July 26: District Administration Budgam is organizing a mega women marathon on 3rd of August 2019 under the banner “Nai Sooch”.

In this regard, DDC Budgam Dr. Syed Sehrish Asgar today chaired a meeting and took stock of preparations for organizing this mega event.

Among others, the meeting was attended by ADC Budgam, CPO, ACD along with other officers and officials of concerned Departments. 

Speaking on the occasion, DDC said, “the event will be held under the banner Nai Sooch that we pledge no gender discrimination. A series of such programmes will also be held in future as well.”

She instructed all Departments to coordinate & cooperate with each other so as to make this event a successful one. Various tasks associated with the event were assigned to Departments. 

 It is pertinent to mention here that at least 600 female students participants between the age group of 14 and 25 years are expected to take part in the mega event. The Marathon will start at 7:30 am from the designated spot New Bus Adda Budgam and will pass through Railway Station Crossing then via Karipora crossing to DC Office Road and will culminate at Sports Stadium Budgam, where Hon’ble Chief Justice of J&K High Court will preside over the culmination ceremony.