Representatives of the Rotary Sohra Marathon committee on June 18 appraised Meghalaya Legislative Assembly speaker Donkupar Roy about the world record attempt marathon, to be held on August 25.
Meeting the delegation, speaker Donkupar Roy expressed happiness that the marathon is being organized at Sohra (Cherrapunjee) and extended his support for the events’ success.
The Rotary Sohra Marathon committee informed the speaker of the exciting response to the event. Also, the committee informed about the certification of the course by Association of International Marathon and Distance Running making Rotary Sohra Marathon among the internationally recognized marathons of the world.
The delegation said that a number of new runners are signing up for the marathon as they aim to win the grand prize – Maruti Suzuki Celerio sponsored by Banalari World Cars and Bajaj Pulsar sponsored by Bajaj in the lucky draw.