Mysuru Runners organised a special marathon to financially help the families of the martyred soldiers. The marathon, ‘Run for soldiers, run with soldiers’ will be held at 5 am on May 7 from Kukkarahalli gate near Manasagangotri clock tower, said the Director of the association Ajith.
He was addressing a press meet at the Mysuru Press Club on Thursday.
“Lieutenant colonel Sundareshan will take part in the run of about 42.2 km. He is participating in marathons since the past 50 weeks to spread awareness. The money collected on the occasion will be given to the families of the martyred soldiers,” he added.
Those who wish to contribute can deposit the money at Global foundation, HDFC bank, acc number 50100 093467 860, Shubham palace, Kopar Khyran, Swift code HDFC0001575.
Director Vijay was present in the press meet.