Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain peak in the Africa.It is located in Tanzania.A four member team is selected from our district to climb Mt.kilimanjaro.Total 15 students are selected by social welfare department in our AP and four of them from our district.
“I am happy to be one among the four-member expedition team from Guntur district to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. We will trek the mountain and post the tricolour flag there,” said B Indira Bai, a class IX student from Ravulapuram thanda in Bollapalli mandal.
“We underwent training in physical endurance, climbing and handling mountaineering equipment, trekking and rappelling and watched mountaineering videos and motivation talks for completing the adventure,” said Survarna Deepika, a second year Intermediate student from Saripudi village in Medikonduru mandal.
“I thank the coaches who gave rigorous training for us. More girls should participate in sports activities from AP. Along with sports, practising yoga and meditation is a must for maintaining good physique and health,” said Nagulbhi from Vinukonda.
“We are undergoing training at Balayogi Gurukula Patasala of Social Welfare Department in Vijayapuri South of Guntur district. We will also undergo 10-day training at Kethanakonda in Ibrahimpatnam of Krishna district before embarking on expedition,” says Kavita from Vijayapuri South.
The theme of this mission is to influence the youth to be more adventurous and to have courage among them.This program was conducted by social welfare department of our AP.
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