Five doctors from Prayagraj participated in Asia’s largest Tata Mumbai Marathon and also completed the entire race. These doctors have completed the entire marathon of 42.195 kilometers.
The doctors included well-known respiratory disease specialist of the city, Dr. Ashutosh Gupta, Psychiatrist Dr. Kshitij Srivastava, ophthalmologist Dr. Atul Dubey, Orthopedic specialist Dr. Yunus Khan, and Cancer specialist Experts Dr.Prabhat Pankat Khatri.
Similarly, eminent and Senior Pediatrician of the city Dr. Ritu Jain Nose and ENT specialist Dr. Subhash Chandra Verma have completed the Half Marathon competition. This half marathon competition was of 21.097 kilometers.
Dr. Ashutosh Gupta, Secretary Allahabad Medical Association said that this Tata Mumbai Marathon is the biggest marathon in Asia. It falls on the third Sunday of January every year. People from all over the country come to participate in it. This time 59,515 participants took part in it. He told that a half marathon competition is being organized in Prayagraj on March 10. He has called upon all members of the association to participate.