Ahmedabad: The Ahmedabad Kerala Samajam (AKS) has announced that Sunday will be celebrated as Arogya Samskarika Mela, to raise awareness about health and happiness. The day-long event will include a walk for health, a cycle rally, zumba, yoga, and a medical check-up and blood donation camp, in addition to cultural activities.
The day will begin with a walk and a cycle rally at 7am. Walkers will set off from the Shri Narayana Cultural Mission (SNCM) campus opposite the Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) in Ahmedabad, and turn around near the Ramdevnagar crossroads. Riders in the cycle rally will begin at Rudra Square in Bodakdev, go via Helmet crossroads and Shivranjani crossroads, and finish their ride at the SNCM campus.
Thereafter, participants can choose between an hour-long session of zumba and yoga, both of which will begin at 8am. The medical check-up and blood-donation camp will begin at 8am and end at 1.30pm, with a talk on health awareness on the side.
The afternoon session—2.30–6pm—will feature musical events and a mega Thiruvathira performance with participation from more than 500 women.