SHILLONG: A Border Roads Organization (BRO) Motorcycle Expedition to commemorate India's 75 year of Independence arrived in Shillong on Tuesday evening. The India@75 BRO Motorcycle Expedition team received a rousing welcome in Shillong.
Sunil Kumar Choubey, SE (Civ), Officiating Chief Engineer, Headquarter Research & Development Establishment (BRO) welcomed the expedition team. BRO is conducting India@75 BRO Motorcycle expedition from October 14, 2021 to December 27, 2021 touching all corners of the country to spread awareness of the contribution of BRO in nation building as part of the celebrations of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav.
The expedition is being conducted in seven legs. State of Meghalaya is being covered in Leg 4 which commenced at Doomdooma in Arunachal Pradesh on November 16, 2021 and will end at Kolkata on November 26, 2021. India's Defence Minister Rajnath Singh had flagged off the motorcycle expedition from Delhi on October 14.
The first of its kind, this expedition will cover 20,000 kilometres over 75 days with more than 75 Riders including Officers and Other Ranks from BRO. The expedition will culminate at New Delhi on December 27, 2021 after traversing the entire perimeter of India.