TRAI-IIITB
RUNBHOOMI-Run for Lake
Apr 13, 2019

Runbhoomi - Run for lake was organised by IIITBangalore in collaboration with ELCIA on April 13, 2019. It was a 6km marathon organised to raise funds and spread awareness about the need to revive the Doddathuguru lake. The event was flagged off from IIIT Bangalore by Shri Manoj Kumar, IFS, Member Secretary, KSPCB.  Prof Sadagopan and Ms. Rama, CEO ELCIA were also present during the occasion. This yeoman cause had a great turnout with students and employees bringing a lot of enthusiasm and energy. The organising committee and volunteers from IIIT Bangalore ensured that the event was a hit. ELCIA also handed cash prizes to the winners of the marathon. A total of 250 participants participated in the race and funds were also raised for the revival of the Dhodathogoor lake in Konapana Agrahara.

For photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/kPKL78QNaHHwHq5q9

Winners: 

Men's: 

1st place - Mikiyas Yemata (Ethiopia); Time: 18:18
2nd place - Praveen Khambal (India); Time: 18:32
3rd place - Charanjeet Singh (India); Time: 18:41

WOMEN'S:
1st place - Zinash (Ethiopia); Time: 20:40 
2nd place - Shiline (Kenya); Time: 21:03
3rd place - Preeti Lamba (India); Time: 21:14

Winner Prizes (separate for men and women)
Winner: 25,000Rs
1st Runner up: 15,000Rs
2nd Runner up: 10,000Rs