Raipur, August 24
On the occasion of his birthday, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel flagged off a half-marathon for malnutrition eradication. Large number of school students, youth and public representatives participated in the half-marathon.
Chief Minister said his address to the gathering that youngsters have commendably lived up to their responsibilities by organizing ‘Halla Bol Half Marathon’ to create public awareness about malnutrition.
He added that community participation is necessary in this battle against malnutrition, to build a healthy and empowered Chhattisgarh.
MLA Mr. Mohan Markam and Mr. Devendra Yadav and Raipur Municipal Corporation Mayor Mr. Pramod Dubey also participated in the marathon. Participant students greeted Mr. Baghel on his birthday.