Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Anurag Thakur on August 13, 2021, will start a nationwide program of Fit India Freedom Run 2.0, notified Usha Sharma, Secretary of Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports.
Union Minister of State of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Nisith Pramanik along with groups such as CISF, BSF, CRPF, NYKS, NSG, ITBP, SSB, and Railways will accompany the launch event virtually.
As per the official statement by the Ministry, the event will witness 75 physical events at various historical locations on the launch day of the program.
What is Fit India Freedom Run 2.0?
•The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports has created the Fit India Freedom Run 2.0 as a role of the celebration of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav – India @ 75.
The Freedom Run 2.0 will celebrate the 75th Independence Day across the country.
•The campaign is based on the idea that one can run anywhere, anytime.
•Individuals can register themselves on the Fit India web portal run by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports.
When will it be held?
•This year, the Fit India Freedom Runs 2.0 will be held from August 13, 2021, till October 2, 2021.
•The first Fit India Freedom Run was held from August 15, 2020, till October 2, 2020.