Odisha Celebrates “World Bicycle Day”


Bhubaneswar: On the occasion of the first official ‘World Bicycle Day’, cyclists in twin city of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack organized bicycle rallies on Sunday, to promote awareness about the benefits of cycling which is environment friendly and cheap means of transport among public.

A cycle rally from Anand Bhawan, Cuttack to Naveen Niwas in Bhubaneswar was organized to mark the occasion. Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik greeted the cyclists who had come from Anand Bhawan to Naveen Niwas on the awareness drive.

June 3, has been announced as “World Bicycle day” by the United Nations (UN) to promote wide-ranging positive impacts of the bicycle for populations worldwide.