By: Pune Pulse
June 3, 2023
Pune: On the occasion of World Bicycle Day 2023, the Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) organised a bicycle rally on Saturday. The event was organized to raise awareness about the importance of riding a bicycle and staying fit.
Speaking about the event Bapusaheb Gaikwad, Executive Engineer, Roads, Traffic and Transportation Planning, PCMC stated, “On the occasion of World Bicycle Day, the rally is organized to encourage people to raise awareness about the benefits of cycling. The bicycle rally was around 12 km long, starting from PCMC Bhavan to Nashik Phata Flyover and back to PCMC Bhavan. Several PCMC officials and employees participated in the rally energetically. Apart from the PCMC officers, people from different professions also participated in the rally.”
Through this rally, the PCMC showcased its commitment to promote active lifestyles and sustainable transportation.
Hence, on the occasion of World Bicycle 2023, the PCMC appeals to and urges citizens to start using bicycles as a regular mode of transport as it will help them to stay fit and healthy.