Tirupati: The Dakshin Bharat Motorcycle Expedition team of the Indian Army was flagged off from Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, by Mr M Srinivasulu Reddy, ITS, Controller SHAR today, 03 Nov 22.The team is travelling to Air Force Station, Suryalanka via Nellore. Earlier, the Motorcycle Expedition Team short of Sriharikota was received, felicitated & refuelled by HPCL. The team was flagged in at Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR at Sriharikota, by Mr R Senthil Kumar, Deputy Director, and SHAR. The team was given a guided tour of the Space Centre including the Launch Pads and the Mission Control Centre. Later the team conducted Motivation lecture on how to join Indian Army & Spread Awareness on Road Safety aspects to the Students & NCC Cadets of Space Central School SHAR. The event was witnessed by the Associate Director SHAR Dr R Venkataramana, Mr R Senthil Kumar, Dy Dir SHAR, Principal Space Central School, Teachers & Senior members of SHAR.
The Dakshin Bharat Motor Cycle Expedition which commenced on 23 Oct 22, is part of the diamond jubilee celebrations of Artillery Centre, Hyderabad. The Team is also interacting with veer naris, veterans & ex-servicemen during the 3000 km expedition.