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Wednesday, Jun 26, 2019
news about Raahgiri day
Jun 24, 2019 02:58
Gurugram mayor Madhu Azad joined participants in Sector 15 and exhorted residents to come together every Sunday and join these activities, saying it not only helped keep a person fit, but also helped build a spirit of community. read more
Jun 22, 2019 04:28
The event will be held on Ajmal Khan Road, which has been completely pedestrianised, after 9 pm till midnight. read more
Jun 10, 2019 06:05
A new addition to the event this time was electric cycles. Children and adults alike were seen enjoying rides on the green two-wheelers. read more
Jun 07, 2019 04:57
The pilot project will be carried out in association with the traffic police and The Raahgiri Foundation. read more
May 27, 2019 03:20
Teenage runners competing on the main road of the inner circle, an orange frisbee flying out of nowhere, children and adults gliding on roller-skates, and youngsters dancing to popular Punjabi and Bollywood tunes. read more
May 26, 2019 03:00
The first Raahgiri Day, on May 26, will also coincide with World Cancer Day, and will be held by the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) in collaboration with World Resources Institute (WRI) India and the Delhi Police. read more
May 25, 2019 03:32
The inner circle of Connaught Place will be closed for vehicles between 6am and 9am on those Sundays and people can participate in a variety of activities ranging from yoga, zumba, aerobics, cycling and other sports. read more
May 23, 2019 03:55
Starting May 26, the event will be held in the inner circle of Connaught Place last Sunday of every month. read more
Apr 28, 2019 00:33
he MCG had purchased 600 bicycles, priced at Rs33.67 lakh, for the Raahgiri event five years ago. Of these, the 428 abandoned cycles cost Rs24 lakh. read more
Mar 08, 2019 05:14
A study found that 60% of people in Gurugram are either pedestrians or cyclists. Why then, Sarika Panda Bhatt, the co-founder of Raahgiri, asks, is the city geared against the majority? read more
Dec 10, 2018 14:15
In Gurugram, Raahgiri Day is observed with the support of the district administration every Sunday, when streets that are otherwise reserved for vehicles become fully pedestrianised. The space is then used for cultural events, cycling, sport, talks and... read more
Jun 29, 2018 14:54
As per the Census 2011, 23% of people walk to work, 13% cycle to work and only 2.7% people drive to their workplace. Yet, planners continue to design cities for motor vehicles, giving more people the reason to shift to motorised transport (or buy private... read more
Jun 27, 2018 17:55
Research by WRI India suggested that in Gurugram and Mumbai, around 30% of people who participated in the Raahgiri campaign went and actually bought bicycles after the event. read more