Vegas Mall organised the 11th Edition of the Dwarka Half Marathon & Charity Run with an ‘Each One Plant One’ motto on 23rd April, a day after World Earth Day. Over 1500 participants enthusiastically took part in the Marathon and Charity Run organised by Vegas Mall which promoted the idea of healthy lifestyle and conservation of Earth. The marathon was divided into 6 categories and 24 winners were announced at the end.
An eco-friendly cause was also attached to the event. The participants also planted 1000 saplings in total at the marathon run.
“The 11th edition of the Dwarka Half Marathon & Charity Run was organised under the CSR campaign of Vegas Mall to promote conservation of Mother Earth and awareness through plantation drive. “We were thrilled to attract such diverse participation from kids to youngsters to old men and women in the marathon. Our motive behind organising the marathon run was to further a fitness-centric attitude amongst citizens when people are facing severe health issues due to obesity, corpulence, pollution, and deforestation.” Ravinder Choudhary, AVP, Vegas Mall commented at the event.
Sapling distributions were done after the marathon. Prizes were given to all the participants.
Vegas Mall arranged refreshments and beverages for all the participants. The attendees also pledged to make Dwarka a Greener City. The brand partner of the event was Organic India.
Continuing, he said, “Vegas Mall has always proactively held initiatives that promote the greater good of the society. We received an overwhelming response from the audience. We will keep coming up with initiatives like these in the future as well.”