New Delhi : Member of Parliament and the chairman of the Flag foundation of India, Naveen Jindal, presented 25 racing bicycles to a unit of the Indian Army on Aug 30.
A group of 20 Army men and five youngsters from Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir will undertake an expedition from Jammu and Kashmir to New Delhi.
Spreading a message of unity and peace on their way, the cyclists will commence their expedition from Poonch on October 10 and reach Delhi via Leh. The expedition is aimed at enhancing trust and strengthening cooperation between the Army and civilians.
On behalf of the Indian Army, Brigadier Dushyant Singh accepted the bicycles. Naveen Jindal also presented wristbands and lapel, carrying the Tricolour on them.