3rd Siddha Kiddathon flagged off at Eco Park
Kolkata: Ladies Circle India and Siddha Group on Tuesday flagged off the 3rd edition of Siddha Kiddathon at Eco Park in aid of children fighting cancer.
The event saw children from as young as 4 months to 14 years of age, participate in it.
The event has been successful in promoting physical activities amongst today's tech-driven children.
They were seen rushing to the venue on a Sunday winter morning at 6:30 am, filled with energy and enthusiasm. The first run was flagged off at 7:15 am by the National President of Ladies Circle India, Circler Veda Bestin.
Ashish Ganeriwala, Head Marketing and Communications, Siddha Group, Veda Bestin, National President, Ritu Bajaj, Area Chairperson and Neha Sethia, Chairperson, Calcutta Central Ladies Circle 27, Ladies Circle India, handed over a cheque of Rs 2 lakh for the treatment of two patients suffering from cancer and needing treatment at N H Superspeciality Hospital, Howrah. Doctors and the patients with their families, were present to receive the cheque for their treatment.