Hindustan Times (East UP)

Marathon runner Ghanshyam reaches Ayodhya from Somnath

- HT Correspond­ent letters@htlive.com HT

LUCKNOW : Marathon runner Ghanshyam Sudani reached Ayodhya on Thursday, completing his Somnath to Ayodhya run in 23 days. Champat Rai, general secretary of Sri Ram Janmabhoom­i Tirath Kshetra Trust, welcomed Ghanshyam and presented him a model of Ram temple. Ghanshyam had started his 1800 km run from Somnath to Ayodhya on March 30.

He is also famous for his ‘Sankalp se Siddhi’ Gir-Somnath marathon. A team of volunteers, including physiother­apist Dr Deep Khani, accompanie­d Ghanshyam in a four-wheeler. The entire team is staying at Karsevakpu­ram in Ayodhya. “Marathon runner Ghanshyam reached Ayodhya today after completing his 1800 km run from Somnath temple in Gujarat,” said Champat Rai. “Ghanshyam’s motive for this run is to spread the message of unity and integrity in the country,” said Rai. Ghanshyam belongs to Pipalwal village in Khambha tehsil of Amreli district.

 ??  ?? Marathon runner Ghanshyam Sudani.
Marathon runner Ghanshyam Sudani.

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