The Freedom 10K Run organized by the Hyderabad 10K Run Foundation in association with Freedom Refined Sunflower Oil, presented by Homeo Care International and powered by events now was a grand success with a large number of runners participating in the run.
The event was flagged off by Minister for Municipal Administration & Urban Development K. T. Rama Rao in the presence of a galaxy of cine stars, industrialists, bureaucrats and Runners. Starting with a loop around the picturesque Hussain Sagar Necklace Road, the Run saw participation from people from all walks of life.
The organizing committee members, Dr Murali Nannapaneni, Race Director, Freedom 10K Run, Suresh Babu, Director Hyderabad 10K Run Foundation, P. Chandra Shekhara Reddy, vice-president, Sales & Marketing, Freedom Refined Sunflower Oil India, Raj Pakala, CEO, Events Now, Dr Rohit Morlawar, Managing Director, Homeocare International were seen mingling with the crowd and motivating the runners, who came from across the Nation.
Over 15,000 runners participated in the Run making their presence felt in the 10K race. People of all ages from the young to the old gathered at the venue with their sprightly gear all blended up for the occasion. Top three finishers in different categories (men & women.) were awarded cash prizes. All finishers received Finisher Medals. (NSS)