Nawanshahr:Dedicated to the memory of Shaheed-e-Azam Bhagat Singh, nearly 500 riders of Rider for Awareness and Welfare Club (RAW Riders Group) and Thumpers Club Chandigarh reached Khatkar Kalan under their “Rang De Basanti Ride” programme on Sunday to pay their tributes to the martyrs. Talking about the motive behind taking out this ride, ride leader Akash Deep Gautam said it was aimed at making the youth aware of their responsibilities towards the country and society.
Today’s ride was taken out from Rupnangar to Khatkar Kalan, he said, adding that members of various clubs, including Royal Thunderers, FBI Club, BOW, participated in the ride during which the participants were also trained about the traffic rules. Munish Soni of Thumpers Club said huge participation by the youth proved that they (youth) had not forgotten their heroes. Chairman of Balachaur Public School H P Singh, Vicky Sohal, Shreshath Gautam, Upsana Gautam, Nerraj Malhotra, Ravinder Singh, Ravinder Gill, etc. were the other prominent members of the rally.