Two Navy officers run from Kanyakumari to Kashmir in 53 days, aim to create health awareness
Two officers from the Indian Navy have completed their run from Kanyakumari to Kashmir in 53 days. Sanjay Kumar and Ram Rathan started their run from Kanyakumari on January 12 -- National Youth Day-- and wanted to conclude the run on March 8--on International Women's Day. However, they reached the famous Dal lake of Srinagar on Friday morning-- ahead of their schedule. They carried out the run with an aim to create awareness regarding health.
During their run of more than 4200 kilometers, the officers were joined by other runners to boost their morale.
Speaking to India Today, Rathan and Kumar said they have completed their journey with the support of people from different walks of life.