Ludhiana, February 21, 2015: With a view to boost cycling and to promote it as alternative lifestyle choice Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Ludhiana organised a cycle rally today, which was led by Aam Aadmi Party senor leader HS Phoolka.
In a statement here today, Phoolka said that our message to the people of Ludhiana we should adopt cycling as a life style and the aim of the cycle rally is to promote a healthy way of life and to ease the traffic congestion and the pollution in the city and to promote our cycle industry.
Phoolka appealed to the people of the city and the State to whole heartedly support and promote this initiative. He said that we will strive to bring about a change in peoples mindset, he said that he had asked all AAP volunteers to buy cycles which they did and he also appeal to the people to cycle short distances especially in the mornings as this has multiple benefits for our health and environment. This cycle rally started from Hotel Gulmohar and passed through Field Ganj, Karimpura Bazar, Electric Market, Saban Bazar, Girza Ghar Chowk, Clock Tower and finished at Rekhi Cinema and covered approx. distance of 10 to 12 KM, throughout this rally various associations and shopkeepers facilitated Phoolka and supported the rally. Phoolka said that we will be enhancing this initiative to promote cycling with the help of various cycle manufacturing associations.
The association and shopkeepers which facilitated Phoolka and the rally were Jail Road Association Kewal Krishan Chabra and Jaswinder Singh, Jail Road association 5 to12 - Kamal Dua, Gursewak Singh (Patiala) and Amrik singh, Mandeep Singh (Patiala), Karimpura Bazar Association - Uttam Singh (Kakku), Jasbir Singh Bira, Sarbjit Singh, Jail Road Raidy Farry union - Bal Krishan Puppy, Amrik Singh Babbu, Lakkar Bazar association Gurmeet Singh, Kamla Nehru Market TAPTA - Raja Choudhary, Kaka Union, Books Market - Satinder Singh, Chaura Bazar association - Som Nath Grover, Shiv Kumar Sharma, Mahinder pal Singh Bhola, Mini Kamla Nehru Market Beant Singh Bhagi, Simranjeet Singh Bunti, Sri guru Ramdas Market Clock Tower Bunty, Sarafa Bazar Vinay Thapar, Sadar Bazar Naresh Bhanot, MP Electronics Sri Raj Gumber and Manpreet Singh.
Saturday, February 21, 2015