It was indeed an excellent morning . More than 40 riders on their saddle on the occasion of 73rd Independence Day, was a sight to adore .
The accomplishment was to bring the female cyclist in the rally.
As it is said
मंजिल मिल ही जाएगी भटकते हुए ही सही, गुमराह तो वो है जो घर से निकले ही नहीं.
So we take the female participation as a step towards women empowerment and gender parity . It’s a beginning which will have a beautiful destiny for sure said by Satyam Singh, Agartala Cycloholics.
“We were pleased to receive 5 riders, who came from Dhaka Bangladesh in order to participate in cycling rally. It was 1st such cycle rally in Agartala to commemorate our hard fought freedom, which was organized to bring all the cycling enthusiast in the city on a single platform and to celebrate the growing culture of cycling here in the Capital of Tripura said by Gopesh Debnath, Founder, Agartala Cycloholics.
Everything started off with determination of the founder members of Agartala Cycloholics (A cycling community in agartala) . They bought the support from Track & Trail and subsequently TOTELL Express, Swarn Kamal Jewellers, Agartala – city of Peace and Joy. The event was managed and executed by Agartala Events For You as the official event partner. The event was supported by ONGC and appreciated by Dept of Youth Affairs and Sports, Govt. of Tripura.
The rally was named as freedom ride 2019, and started as scheduled on 6:30 AM. It was flagged off from Swami Vivekananda Stadium Astable.
After covering the major spots in the city like colonel chaumuhani , post office chaumuhani, Kaman chaumuhani, we along with fellow ‘demos’ headed towards the building which is the symbol of democracy in Tripura “the assembly “. Then the rally turned toward barjala, Durga Chowhamani and finally stopped at Ujjayanta Palace to click the memories.
Our final stop was at Umakanta academy. There the rally concluded . All riders were provided with refreshment. The riders who came all the way from Dhaka Bangladesh to ride with us were facilitated by presenting them the traditional wear of Tripura ,”Risha” along with flowers boquie and Certificate of Appreciation.
Then all the other riders were presented with a “Certificate of Appreciation” .
“We as at Agartala Cycloholics, are thankful to the fellow participants and all the sponsors and supporters. We are proud on success of our rally and glad to announce that we aim to organise even more grand rally , namely “Swachhata Ride” on 2nd October on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti” , Gopesh Debnath, Founder, Agartala Cycloholics.