KISHTWAR: 26RR Kishtwar today organises 'Run for Kishtwar' marathon under Khelo India (Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports) for the people of Kishtwar district at Chowgan ground here, conveying the message "Sports for peace & Development"
More than thousand people from various parts of the district including residents from far flung villages of the area participated in the marathon.
The event was followed by a 5km run for boys and girls below 20 years, 5km run for men and women (21-40) , 2.4 km run for men and women (41-60) a besides 2.4km run for senior citizens of the district above 60, in which a large number of elders from the area participated.
9 sector commander Rohan Anand (SM) lauded the efforts of civil administration and the society towards organizing such socio-communal and environmental activities.
At last , Winners, runner up and second runner up were facilitate with cash prizes of 5000, 3000, and 2000 with a momento respectively.