Surat: More than 100 participants joined the cycle rally to historical Dandi beach organized by the city police on Monday as part of ‘Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav.’
The rally started at 5am was completed in three hours by 110 participants. The 60km rally was flagged off by a 104-year-old freedom fighter Prabhudas Aahir of Khajod. He was among the volunteers who offered milk to Mahatma Gandhi during the Dandi March, Aahir’s family members said.
Along with 100 policemen, businessmen, doctors and IT professionals, city police commissioner Ajay Tomar and municipal commissioner Banchhanidhi Pani also participated in the rally.