Delhi Takes a Stride Against Cancer with CanSupport
New Delhi, January 31, 2016: On Sunday, January 31, 2016, Delhi came together at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium for CanSupport’s 9th Annual Walk For Life: Stride Against Cancer. The Walk was flagged off by Smt. Sangeeta Jaitley, while she and CanSupport Founder-President Smt. Harmala Gupta led the Lap of Honour for Survivors.
Walk For Life 2016 being led by Guests of Honour – Dr. A. P. Maheshwari, Priya Dutt, Manish Sisodia, Sangeeta Jaitley, Harmala Gupta, along with Mohini Daljeet Singh, Head, Max India Foundation, and other walkers and volunteers.
The wintery yet colourful morning saw thousands of people from all walks of life come together to express their solidarity with those living with cancer, and to mark World Cancer Day.
Smt. Sangeeta Jaitley, wife of Hon’ble Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley; Sh. Manish Sisodia, Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi; Smt. Priya Dutt, political activist and daughter of late actors Nargis and Sunil Dutt; and Dr. A. P. Maheshwari, Additional Director-General, Border Security Force; were the guests of honour at Walk For Life this year.
Amongst those who participated – cyclists, skaters, runners and walkers – were a total of 25 schools, 27 colleges and 30 corporate institutions.
Walk For Life 2016 was supported by Boeing International Corporation India Pvt. Ltd. as Principal Sponsor, while Max India Foundation was the Co-Sponsor.
The many supporters who braved the cold of the winter morning to come and walk in solidarity of those with cancer.
The Chequered Board of our generous Supporters.