Photos from Run for Bhopal event which took place on Sunday 2nd December 2012 at the TT Nagar Stadium in Bhopal.
The sponsored 7km run was put on by students from the National Law Institute University (NLIU) in Bhopal to commemorate the 28th anniversary of the deadly gas disaster. The run was a huge success with around 800 runners taking part.
An inter-school poster competition accompanied the run to raise awareness of the ongoing catastrophe in Bhopal. Proceeds from the event have been donated to rehabilitation projects for survivors of the Bhopal gas disaster.
Top 5 runners at Run for Bhopal:
o Veerendra Kumar- 21:45 mins
o Ranjeet Kumar Patel- 21:56 mins
o Chandra Mani- 22:00 mins
o Mukesh Jat- 22:56 mins
o Vinit Kumar- 23:49 mins
o (Special mention in Women’s Group) Manju Yadav- 27:03 mins
Winners of Run for Bhopal Inter-school Poster Making Competition:
1) Palak Jain, Sharda Vidya Mandir and Mushaffi Naz, Bal Bhawan
2) Arshin Khan, Bal Bhawan
3) Samyak Singh, Sharda Vidya
Classes 9th- 12th
1) Hansika Agrawal, Deepika Patelm and
2) Ayushi Tomar
3) Muskaan Rawat, Bal Bhawan, Sharda Vihar and Surendra
1) Nancy Jain, ages 9 years
2) Saloni Singh, aged 9 years
3) Deekshant Singh, aged 8 years
Do you want to Run for Bhopal? The BMA has available charity places in the 2013 Brighton Marathon and the British London 10K run. If you are interested then email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to sign up.