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and safety of
MADURAI: As part of its corporate social responsibility activity, Vickram College of Engineering, located at Enathi in Sivaganga district, will conduct a ‘green marathon’ here in association with the Athletics Association of Madurai on April 5.
According to M.S. Vikram, joint secretary of the college, the objective of the marathon is to create public awareness about global warming and safety of the environment.
It will be conducted under four categories – for men below 30 years of age, men above 30 years, women and the physically challenged.
Participants in the first two categories will cover a distance of 5.4 km from Race Course to Race Course, through K. K. Nagar, Lake Park, Apollo Hospital, Aavin Junction, Anna Bus Stand, Gandhi Museum and Raja Muthiah Mandram.
Women will cover a distance of 3 km from Race Course to Raja Muthiah Mandram.
The physically challenged will cover a distance of one km in their wheel chairs.
More details can be had from Yuvaraj (96009 55073) and Sugumar (96009 55072).