Two amputees to race in Raid De Himalaya
SHIMLA: In a global first two amputees will compete on motor-bikes in the world's highest cross-country rally raid, the Raid de Himalaya this year. Setting this global record are Vinod Rawat of Mumbai and Ashok Munne of Nagpur. The Raid is considered among the top 10 toughest rallies of the world. It will take off from Leh on October 8, and finish on October 14. Over 200 competitors will race over some of the most challenging roads in the Kargil, Zanskar and Ladakh.