World Car Free Day was observed by Amrita Sanjeevani, the seva organization at Amrita University, Amritapuri Campus. The objective was to promote the use of public transportation and emission–free vehicles in an effort to address the crisis of environmental pollution.
The entire Amritapuri Campus (over 800 students and 200 faculty members) showed their support by participating in a Cycle Rally and a 10km Fun Run from Karunagapally to Amritapuri. R. Kannan of the National Football Team and Sri. Akhin GS of the National Volleyball team inaugurated the campaign.
The event had the full support and co-operation of the public and showed that our society cares for its future. Participants left knowing that their efforts had inspired others.