Indian Motorcycle® flags off Kashmir to Kanyakumari (K2K Fundraiser) Ride
Bengaluru, September 8, 2017: Indian Motorcycle®, America’s First Motorcycle Company today flagged off the iconic Kanyakumari to Kashmir (K2K) ride under the ‘Wheels of Change’ initiative focused on the Girl Child Education. To honour the richest heritage on two wheels, three proud owners of the ultra-luxury Indian® Roadmaster® will ride across 12 cities in the country and visit 6 schools to provide educational kits and raise funds for the ‘Girl Child Education’. Mr. Anurag Srivastava, Mr. Niladri Saha and Mr. Bernard Lazar, kick-started the iconic K2K Ride from Bengaluru.
Commentingon flag-off of the empowering initiative, Mr. Pankaj Dubey, CountryHead and Managing Director, Polaris India Pvt. Ltdsaid, “Education of theGirl Child is paramount and we are grateful to these compassionate riders whoare taking up this great social cause. We together want to make adifference and provide the right impetus to this noble cause of educating thegirl child. We would like to thank our passionate riders Niladri Saha, AnuragSrivastava and Bernard Lazar, who have taken out time out of their schedulesand devote their efforts to the education of little girls across the country.”
“It’s aprivilege for me to be part of this pan-India ride. Education is an importanttool that enables one to participate in decision that affects their lives. Wehope to raise ample funds to support this cause,” said Mr. Anurag Srivastava,Indian® Roadmaster® Owner.
Mr. NiladriSaha, another Indian® Roadmaster® Owner said, “We would urge everyone to comeout and support this cause and contribute in every way possible. Let’s all gettogether to ensure education for every Girl Child in India.”
Commentingon the association, Mr. Bernard Lazar, Indian® Roadmaster® Owner said, “Ridingis my passion and for a noble cause such as this, I’m always willing to show mysupport through it.”
The K2K Ridewas born out of the three passionate Indian Motorcycle® owner’s love forriding and their unwavering commitment to ensure primary and high schooleducation for underprivileged girls.
IndianMotorcycle® extended their support to the three Indian Roadmaster® ownersand brought in ‘Wheels of Change’ for RainbowHome, run by Vidyranaya in Kodihalli, which caters to around 76 girlchildren by rehabilitating their life by providing them with education, food,shelter and clothing.
The next pitstop of this iconic ride will be Kanyakumari in Tamil Nadu.
As a part ofthe K2K ride, the three riders will be cruising over 12 cities – Hyderabad,Bengaluru, Kanyakumari, Kolhapur, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Udaipur, Jodhpur, Delhi,Jalandhar, Amritsar and Ranbir Singh Pura.
About‘Wheels of Change’-IMRG is a community that aspires to strengthen the bondbetween the riders and their passion. It gave birth to an extremelycompassionate programme for the Education of Girl Child, known as ‘Wheelsof Change’, wherein we felicitate riders who are determined to thenoble cause of educating the girl child by raising funds for their brightfuture.