Lieutenant General Anil Puri (Picture/Indian Army)
Lieutenant General Anil Puri (Picture/Indian Army)

Indian Army officer Anil Puri completes 1200 km long Paris-Brest-Paris circuit

ANI | Updated: Aug 25, 2019 12:02 IST

New Delhi [India], Aug 25 (ANI): Lieutenant General Anil Puri has become the first serving Lieutenant General-rank officer of the Indian Army to complete France's oldest cycling event, 1,200-km Paris-Brest-Paris circuit.
The 56-year-old officer completed the circuit on August 23 by cycling non-stop for 90 hours.
Over 31,125 riders have managed to complete Paris-Brest-Paris Randonneur ever since the event started in 1931.
This year, the picturesque town of Rambouillet hosted the departure and arrival for the event. (ANI)