Ramgarhia Group of Institutions, Phagwara successfully organized HALF-MARATHON -2015, – Run for your health with the stars of Yaarana under the dynamic leadership of chairman cum president S. Bharpur Singh Bhogal.
The flag off ceremony was conducted by Directors of Ramgarhia Group of Institutions, Dr. Vyoma Bhogal Dhatt & Mrs. Ravneet Singh Bhogal at 7:00 am from Ramgarhia Institute of Engineering & Technology, Phagwara.
The race was led by the distinguished personalities of the town Mr. Gagan Deep Singh Dhatt and Mr. Gagandeep Singh Kalra, Zora Randhawa and many other renowned personalities of Education, Political and Administrative sector.
Students showed immense vigor and enthusiasm towards the race. More than 1100 participants thronged to the streets and shown their sporting caliber. The passion for the race can be judged by the active participation by the people from the different sectors of society.
The Marathon kick started from the institution’s campus, covering various places like Satnampura highway, Sugar Mill Chowk, Gandhi Chowk, Hargobind Nagar, Model Town, railway station and culminated at the Akal stadium.
A cash prize of Rs, 5100, Rs. 3100 and Rs. 2100 were bagged by top three position holders. The participants holding positions ranging from 4th to 8th were felicitated with gift vouchers of Wonderland, Jalandhar, Muncheez Bakers, Mohans Fast Food, Stan Autos, KG Resorts etc. Other participants got free T-shirts.
S. Bharpur Singh Bhogal, Chairman Ramgarhia Educational Council expressed his happiness on the addition of the Half Marathon to the council’s annual event roster.
Gracing the occasion, was the presence of leading Punjabi stars Yuvraj Hans, Sippy Gill, Gavie Chahal, Yuvika Chowdhary, Aman Dhaliwal and Inch Fame Zora Randhawa. The team of upcoming movie “Yaarana” mesmerized the audience with their scintillating performances at the Akal Stadium.