AIZAWL: Mizoram sports activities and youth providers minister Robert Romawia Royte on Monday flagged off Leg 4 of the pan India motorbike expedition from the precinct of Venture Pushpak headquarters in Aizawl.
The occasion is being organised by Border Roads Group (BRO) as part of the seventy fifth Anniversary of Indian Independence Celebrations ‘Azaadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav.’
The occasion was attended by Venture Pushpak Chief Engineer PN Yadav and different officers and private of Venture Pushpak.
Flagging off the expedition, which is anticipated to cowl Aizawl to Kolkata route, Royte expressed his admiration of the pioneering function performed by BRO in nation constructing, particularly in far off and distant areas of the nation.
He highlighted the superb providers being rendered by BRO in connecting locations and folks within the nation on the whole and Mizoram specifically.
He additionally lauded the contributions of BRO notably within the growth and building of roads and bridges in Mizoram earlier than it grew to become a full fledged state.
He appreciated BRO’s thought of spreading the messages of nationwide integration and throughout the nation by the expedition and wished the members a fruitful and secure journey of their leg of the expedition.
The flag off ceremony additionally included show of Cheraw – a Mizo cultural dance and felicitation of BRO ex-servicemen and widows within the state.
The expedition organised underneath the stewardship of Lt Gen Rajeev Chaudhury, VSM, DG Border Roads has taken the difficult activity of a Pan India Motorbike Expedition to cowl roughly 20,000 kilometres in 75 days by ‘BRO Karamyogis’.
The expedition was first flagged off by Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on October 14 from Delhi. Since then, the expedition has lined over 7,000 kilometres by varied cities in addition to tough terrain like Pang, Leh, Kargil, Srinagar, Prayagraj, Varanasi, Nathula, Guwahati, Tezpur, Itanagar, Pasighat, Doomdooma, Jorhat, Dimapur, Imphal, amongst others.
The expedition group reached Aizawl on Sunday and proceeded to Kolkata on Monday, after it was flagged off. The members of the expedition will unfold the achievements of BRO in nation constructing over the previous six a long time.
They may also be spreading the message of peace, nationwide integration and concord in the direction of reaching ‘Atma Nirbhar Bharat’ by a number of public interplay programmes or actions together with medical camps, Swachh Bharat Initiatives, street security campaigns and visiting previous age properties or orphanages.
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