- Initiativewitnessed over 5314participants PAN India
- Participants came from all walks of life including painters, contractors, dealers,school students, teachers, government officials and team members from Kansai Nerolac Paints
- The event was conducted in honour of Gandhi Jayanti highlighting the teachings of Mahatma about health and cleanliness
New Delhi, 4th October 2018: Kansai Nerolac Paints Ltd., one of India’s leading paint companies organised cyclothonto celebrate ‘Gandhi Jayanti’ in a unique way. The cyclothonis a part of Kansai Nerolac’s initiative called “Breathing Cities” which focuses on health and well-being of cities and its citizens.
The Cyclothonwasorganized in 36 cities across India in cities such asBengaluru, Lucknow, Kolkata,Patna Jammu, Udaipur, Mohaliamong others. The event witnessed participation from over 5314 people who came together to reiterate and follow the path of Mahatma Gandhi about the importance of cleanliness for a healthy life and environment for better world to live.In Delhi,the cyclothon was held in Okhla (via 100 Futa Road Chhatarpur, Mandir Marg, andAndheria Mod) and Mayapuri (via Dwarka Mod, Dwarka Sector 4).More than150people participated in the initiative, in Delhi.
After finishing the Cyclathon, the participants including team members from Nerolac, painters, dealers, school students, teachers and government officials volunteered to spread awareness about “Breathing Cities” and undertook various activities to clean and beautify their surroundings.
Speaking about the initiative, Anuj Jain – Executive Director, Decorative Industrial Sales & Marketing, Kansai Nerolac Paints Ltd. said, “There has been a transformational change in attitude towards hygiene and cleanliness in India, lately as the society has become more aware and responsive. At Kansai Nerolac,we have taken multiple initiatives under ‘Breathing Cities’ to encouragethis sentience, one of which includes Cyclathon. We take immense pride to partner with ourdealers, painters and contractors to promote the importance of clean surroundings.It is our endeavour to provide our future generations with a healthy and beautiful world. It makes me very happy to be able to join hands with local communities and work towards the betterment of our Nation.”