Cycle rally against terrorism kick starts from Agra

December 29th, 2008 - 9:16 pm ICT by ANI  

By Brijesh Kr.Singh
Agra, Dec.29 (ANI): Cyclists belonging to different parts of the world are participating in a bicycle rally, organized against terrorism in Agra, the city of Taj Mahal.
The 300-kilometre bicycle rally, which was flagged off from Agra will conclude on January 4 in Jaipur. Participants include individuals from America, Australia Kenya, Dubai, Britain among others.
Spreading the message of love is the only effective tool to fight terrorism, said Raj Bajaj, Managing Director of Adventure World India Private Limited on the occasion.
“After the Mumbai terror attacks, we want to send out the message of love to the people that the world is united. We want to give answers that all these terror acts can win through love only. We want to start with a positive message from Agra, the city of love,” said Raj.
Fund raised from the bicycle rally will be used for the development and welfare of the underprivileged children.
“The motive of this programme is basically to help the children, especially their education and schooling. I have got lots of friends who are active in charity and have learnt about it. This is my small contribution for the cause,” said Bob Christiano, a German cyclist (ANI)

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