Women members of a volunteer association Safai Express are riding their way to health, fitness and bonding by riding bicycles in Sector 17 of Vasundhara. The same women team has taken up the cudgels to plant flowers around this sector and Vasundhara colony of Ghaziabad. The team is sensitizing people towards staying healthy. The team daily rides cycle on the Sector 17 road along with children and even men who had taken to cycling after seeing these women.
Akanksha Bhardwaj, a resident said: “By daily cycling for one hour one can be free from many illness and would feel energetic for the whole day.”
Veerbala said: “We are cycling since the last 3-4 years and have found this to be a good exercise for mind and the body.”
According to another resident Kiran Bisht cycling together with other women and girls gives a sense of security and well-being.
Prachi Verma pointed out that cycling together gives a sense of unity and purpose to all the women.