AGARTALA: A cycle rally was organized here early on Sunday morning as part of the awareness campaign ‘Conserve Fuel, Save Future’. The cycle rally was flagged-off by the State Deputy Chief Minister Jishnu Dev Varma in presence of two other members of the Parliament — Pratima Bhoumik and Rebati Tripura and a host of legislators and dignitaries. Several thousand people, especially the young boys and girls took part in the rally early on Sunday morning.
“Such cycle rallies were organized across the country also,” officials said here. State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) Group General Manager Om Prakash Singh said that the Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA), a non-profit body under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural gas, has organized the ‘SAKSHAM Cycle Rally’ in 200 cities across India. (IANS)