Mangaluru, Aug 30, 2019: In commemoration of National Sports Day, the students and staff of Sahyadri took part in the Fit India Movement campaign launched by the Honourable Prime Minister during the LIVE streaming of the event and pledged to keep oneself fit.
Sahyadri NSS unit in collaboration with Department of Physical Education and Sahyadri Health Centre organized various activities for the staff and students on the occasion of Fit India Movement launch by our Prime Minister on 29th, August 2019. A walkathon event was held for all the teaching and non-teaching faculty and 10,000 steps challenge was held for the students.
Dr. R Srinivasa Rao Kunte, Principal Sahyadri College flagged of the event and the staff went on a three round walk around the campus. It is noteworthy to mention that in spite of heavy rain the faculty continued and completed the race.
Walkathon Winners - Male category • First place secured by Mr Rithesh Pakkala Asst Professor, IS • Second Place secured by Mr Shreekath Shetty , Campus Security In-charge.
Female Category • First place secured by Mrs Shwetha Asst Professor, CS
• Second Place secured by Ms Ashwitha and Ms Sowmya , Supporting Staff, CS
Special price for Senior Category • Prof Hemanth Prabhu , Associate Professor , Department of Civil Engineering. • 10,000 steps challenge by Mr Shreyas K M student of First year engineering , D Section walked 19,726 steps.