Itanagar, 14 December 2016: Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh, Pema Khandu flagged off the 5th leg of Maruti Suzuki National Super League TSD Rally Championship 2016 from the Civil Secretariat, Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh. This is the first ever Maruti Suzuki motorsport rally to debut in the North East.
The rally will be passing through the oldest town of the state, Pasighat, also known as ‘Gateway of Arunachal Pradesh’ and conclude in the quaint village of Dambuk on 17th December. The rallyists will cover over 700 kms through undulating hilly terrains and breathtaking views, and also get to experience The Orange Festival of Music and Adventure that coincides with the rally.
The rally has over 40 participants including winners of Backwaters Rally and Deccan Rally Karthick Maruthi and S.Sankar Anand; and Sachin Singh and Jagmeet Gill, among others.