Air Vice Marshal Vivek Blouria, Commandant MILIT flagged off the first ever MILIT Lake View Half Marathon on 04 Feb 24.
The Marathon witnessed an overwhelming participation by over 1 K individuals from Defence, Academia, Private, public and Govt sectors and all walks of life in various age groups. MILIT Half Marathon featured multiple race categories including a 21 km Half-Marathon, a 10 Km & 5 km run.
Runners ran stride to stride with Defence officers and their families in the picturesque MILIT campus at Girinagar.
The Military Institute of Technology (MILIT) in Girinagar, Pune over looking the scenic Khadakwasla lake, is a unique and prestigious Tri-Services training institution under the aegis of HQ IDS. It is the only Tri-Service Technical Training Institute established to meet the training aspirations and needs of the three Services in contemporary and futuristic technologies.
Established in 1952 as IAT and renamed as MILIT in 2012, it stands as a beacon of excellence in defence technology education for the Armed Forces. Commandant MILIT and President DWWA(L), Anjali Blouria ran the Marathon in 5 Km Category encouraging the participants.