Jamshedpur, Feb. 4: Members of the steel city unit of the Marwari Yuva Manch took out a cancer awareness rally and rath on Thursday. Another cancer awareness rally was also taken out by Marwari Yuva Manch�s women�s wing in Sakchi area.
Speaking on the occasion, Krishna Agarwal, president of the unit, said, �On the occasion of the World Cancer Day on February 4, a cancer awareness rath and a bike rally was taken out by our members.�
The rally was flagged off by Jamshedpur MP Vidhut Baran Mahato and Umesh Shah, president of East Singhbhum district Marwari Sammelan. The rally was flagged off at Sakchi and it traversed through various areas of Bistupur, Jugsalai, Burmamines, Golmuri, Sidhgora and finally assembled at Sakchi Aambagan.
Mahato said, �The youths are acting like an army against cancer. They are the future of the country and we must be thankful to them the way they are handling the work.�
The cancer rath will travel to various places and make people aware of the deadly disease and distribute pamphlets.
Nitesh Dhoot, Ajay Chetani, Neeraj Dhoot, Tara Kishore, Vivek Moonka and others were present at today�s program.