A mini marathon was organised by Apeejay School of Management and Apeejay Institute of Mass Communication at Sector-8, Dwarka. The theme of the marathon was ‘Healthy Living and Diabetes Prevention’. Hundreds of students from Apeejay, different schools, faculty, staff of Apeejay and also the residents of housing societies of Dwarka participated in the 6.5 kilometres long marathon. The enthusiasm to run in this marathon was shared equally by the participants.
Dr. Ashok Vaid, Padma Shri, Chairman of Medical Oncology at Medanta has graced the occasion with his presence. Addressing the participants, Dr.Vaid emphasized on diabetes prevention and management and flagged-off the marathon.
A health camp was also organized where an ophthalmologist and endocrinologist provided free consultation to the participants on diabetic’s prevention and management. The invited distinguished guests valued the efforts of the Apeejay institutes in organising such functions regularly as part of their social commitment towards the society. The winners were given prizes in different categories.
Prize winners of Mini Marathon:-
First prize Sandeep Kumar
II Prize Krishna
III Prize Divyansh
Winner Dr. Shweta Jha
Male :Winner Udit Bhagchandani
Female Winner : Preeti