Cycling Team of Pune
“Call of Brahmaputra” - A Mega Cycle Rally organized by Sarhad, Swanand
Adventures and Prospective Repertory Theatre Manipur (PRTM), Nambol had visited
USTM on March 21, 2015 (Saturday). This rally was flagged off from Imphal by the
Chief Minister of Manipur Okram Ibobi Singh on March 13, 2015.
The participants had stopped for a respite at USTM on their way from Guwahati to
Nongpoh where they had refreshments. The Chancellor, USTM, Shri M. Hoque; Dr. P
G Rao, VC, USTM and Dr. Alaka Sarma Dean, Students’ Welfare, USTM felicitated
the cyclists and encouraged them to fulfill their objective of spreading the
significance of peace and brotherhood along with physical fitness to the youth
and the people of the Seven Sister States of the NER and convey to them a
message to work together towards creating a peaceful, stronger and progressive
25 cyclists from various walks of life, including industrialists, business
persons, contractors, educationists, chartered accountants, students of
different age group ranging from 13 to 56 years are part of the rally. Five
riders are from Manipur and the remaining 20 are from Maharashtra.