A unique Half-Marathon named "RUN for LAADLI” is an Initiative Delhi Police & Ladli Foundation Trust to spread awareness towards Gender Equality & to Stop Crimes against Women.
The Half-Marathon will begin at the JLN Stadium and go through Central Park, India Gate etc. It will be inaugurated by Shri Rajnath Singh, Hon’ble Home Minister, Govt. of India and attended by several Cabinet Ministers, famous dignitaries including personalities from Bollywood. The event will also be followed by a Music Concert at the JLN Stadium.
The timed-chipped Run will start at 7 AM, in three categories viz. 21 kms, 11 kms & 5 kms. Successful finishers in each category will be given prize money with a trophy & certificate, the highest prize money being Rs.1 lakh in the 21 km category run.
The event will have a Unique feature to bring approx. 15000 unemployed young boys from different Slums with the support of Delhi Police to enroll them for employment & skill training through Skill India Program & Pledge to raise their voice to stop domestic violence & other crimes against women.