Bhubaneswar: Sainik School on Saturday organised a ‘cyclothon rally’ to Cuttack in association with ‘Mo Cycle’ of the Odisha Government. About 143 junior NCC cadets of Classes IX and X and 12 staff members participated in the rally, led by Group Captain S Dominic Rayan, IAF, Principal, Sainik School, Bhubaneswar.
The rally was flagged off at 6 am by Commander Pritika Sharma, Administrative Officer and Wing Commander Amitabh Ranjan, Vice Principal, Sainik School. After covering 56 km, the team returned to Sainik School parade ground at 4 pm.
Addressing the cadets, Captain Saroj Pradhan, a senior Naval officer of INS Chilka emphasised on the benefits of cycling for a healthy body and healthy mind. He thanked officials of the ‘Mo Cycle’ (Capital Region Urban Transport) for their wholehearted support in making the event a success.