Hyderabad famous for running events: KTR

Telangana State Capital Hyderabad has become a popular destination for marathon and running events in the country, IT & Industries Minister K T Rama Rao has said.

He was unveiling a logo of Freedom Hyderabad 10K Run to be conducted on the Necklace Road on November 27. Freedom Oil company is sponsoring the program. The minister extended all support to the 10K run on behalf of the State government. “Hyderabad has been the favourite destination for hosting many international events”, he said.

Expressing hope that the event will be a grand success with participation by the people, youth and others, KTR said Hyderabad should rise to the occasion to host international level runs at global standards. The event, he said, “will reflect our culture and tradition and the city is noted for its own history and heritage”. He also remarked that Hyderabadis are making it to global nations and the city is equally known for respect and hospitality. The program is being organized for health, fitness and sports spirit. (NSS)