Odisha man covers 10 states on bicycle to promote road safety, clean environment

Cuttack: Spreading awareness on environment protection and road safety by travelling across 10 states on a bicycle, Sayed Faizan Ali of Cuttack returned home to a rousing welcome from friends and supporters today.

According to sources, Faizan was accorded a warm welcome by his friends and supporters for completing his 64-day cycle ride. He had started his journey on November 3 to spread the message of pollution-free environment and road safety.

“I had planned to complete the ride in 61 days, however, it got extended by 3 days. I wanted to raise awareness on road safety among people who drink and drive or talk on their mobiles while driving,” Faizan said.