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Budhia Singh To Run With Buddha’s Flame

The child prodigy runner from the state will be the torchbearer of 'Buddha's flame' along with other eminent marathoners who will cover the entire Kapilvastu kingdom.

Later, the team will split and then head towards Mount Everest, leaving Budhia at Kathmandu.

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Mount Everest Peace Torch March run will start from today to May 27 in Lumbini (Buddha's Birth Place) to celebrate Buddha's birth, Enlightenment and Mahaparinivana anniversary in 2017.

According to reports, Budhia will be carrying the Buddha Peace Flame torch along with Nepal's national runner and Limca Book of Records holder and Olympian Baikuntha Manandhar,  Marathon Man of Sikkim Amar Subba.

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One Killed, 35 Injured In Separate Road Mishaps

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Bhasha Andolan Postponed After State Government's Assurance

Bhubaneswar: The 825-day-long Bhasha Andolan- a silent black flag protest demanding use of Odia language in official communication was postponed on Mo...

Panic Grips Villages Surrounding Satkosia Reserve After Tiger Freed Into Forest

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