Ranchi, Feb 5 : The Directorate of Sports and Youth Affairs in collaboration with Jharkhand Athletics Association and Round Table India will organise a Ran-O-Thon at the Morhabadi grounds of the state capital on February 23.
At a press conference here today, Director of the Sports and Youth Affairs Directorate of the state government Anil Kumar Singh said through this programme an effort will be made to provide a platform to the athletes and increase their inclination towards the sports.
He said that under the event in 5 categories the races would be held in which prizes ranging from Rs 1 lakh to Rs 2,000 will be distributed among the winners of different categories. He said that participants who want to join will have to register themselves by calling on 9885000685 or by logging on www.ranchimarathon.com.
The registration fee is Rs 500. (UNI)