As part of 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, Yuva Brigade of Mysuru has organised ‘Jai Hind Run’ a marathon tomorrow (Jan. 24) at 6.30 am.
Addressing a press conference at Patrakartara Bhavan yesterday, Mahendra of Yuva Brigade said, “Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose is one of the greatest freedom fighters, whose famous quote ‘Give me your blood, I will give you freedom’ is still remembered widely. Netaji was a front runner in mobilising the people against the British rule and had set up Azad Hind Fauj.”
He said that ‘Jai Hind Run,’ a 4-km marathon, will be flagged off by Thinker Chakravarthy Sulibele in front of Kote Anjaneyaswamy Temple at Palace North Gate tomorrow. In the evening, a public convention titled ‘Blood and Freedom’ has been organised at Jayamma Govinde Gowda Kalyana Mantap in Kuvempunagar at 7 pm, he added.
Titular head of the Mysore royal family Yaduveer Wadiyar, Junior Pontiff of Avadhoota Datta Peetham Sri Datta Vijayananda Teertha Swamiji and Chakravarthy Sulibele will be participating in the event.
For details contact Mob.: 97431-53156 or 96631-67426.