Rider arrives solo in capital

ITANAGAR, Mar 20: Nikhilesh from Mumbai has arrived here on Sunday on a solo motorcycle expedition with the theme ‘Indian Diversity’ and met Director of Youth Affairs D K Dinglow and Adventure Cell In-charge Dr K R Meetei.
He started his journey from Mumbai on January 21, 2017 and has already crossed 18 states and is planning to culminate his Bullet safari on May 7 at Mumbai.
During their discussion, the Director stressed on the need to explore the Trans Himalaya from Changlang district to Ladhak Himalayas by organizing a motorcycle expedition among the youths of the state, to which Nikhilesh assured to lead the expedition team, if invited.
The Directorate of Youth Affairs is intending to conduct more adventure sports activities during 2017 – 2018, keeping necessary fund provision in SAADA to motivate youths of Arunachal Pradesh to take up adventure activities for self employment, Dinglow said.
He hoped that the Government of Arunachal Pradesh would consider the proposed scheme enabling the Department of Youth Affairs in grooming the youths in right direction.



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