Kurseong, 01st December: A cycling race was organized from Tindhare railway station to Kurseong railway station, today, under the aegis of the Kurseong Tourism and Development Society. A total number of 36 participants took part in this event.
On the occasion, GTA Chairman Anit Thapa, MLA Kurseong Rohit Sharma, Additional Superintendent of Police Manoranjan Ghosh, I.C. Nabendu Sarkar marked their presence as the chief guests.
While Darjeeling's Riyant Rai scored the first position with the timing of 56.41 seconds, Marc Brett from Siliguri secured the second position with the timing of 57.49 sec and Urgen Sherpa, another champ from Darjeeling, grasped the third position with the timing of 57.59 seconds. The winners were given a cash prize of 15 thousand rupees,10 thousand rupees, and 7 thousand rupees respectively.