Harshaali Malhotra, Darsheel Safary and Avneet Kaur Have a Blast at Mumbai Juniorthon

Avneet Kaur, Darsheel Safary and Harshaali Malhotra
Avneet Kaur (left), Darsheel Safary and Harshaali Malhotra

Mumbai, Dec 7 (Washington Bangla Radio) - Young Indian television and film celebrities Harshaali Malhotra, Darsheel Safary and Avneet Kaur had the time of their lives at the energetic Mumbai Juniorthon at Bandra Kurla complex on Sunday.

Darsheel Safary (WBRi)
Darsheel Safary

'Taare Zameen Par' star Darsheel said, "It's a Sunday morning so everyone's supposed to be very lazy, sleepy and on their phones. All the kids came along with their parents, spent some quality time, made some memories. It's really cool because you're running,  it keeps you healthy and fit."

Mumbai Juniorthon Starts Off
Mumbai Juniorthon Start-off

"I'm having a blast and I'm sure every one is also having a blast.  All are just excited to run,  no one's even ready to wait for the flag. The spirit of it is what matters the most," Darsheel added.

Indian TV Actress Avneet Kaur (WBRi)
Avneet Kaur

Numerous children in the age group of 6-15 participated in the various races at the event.  And for the kids, more than the fun, the competitive spirit to win the race was evident.

Harshaali Malhotra
Harshaali Malhotra

"It's a beautiful day and I'm glad to be part of this event. Thanks to Mumbai Juniorthon for inviting me to be part of the event. It's a beautiful concept and I thank Party Sharty for coming up with this event," said Avneet.

Avneet Kaur, Darsheel Safary and Harshaali Malhotra
Avneet Kaur (right), Harshaali Malhotra and Darsheel Safary

Avneet Kaur is well known for her TV and film appearances including Dance India Dance Little Masters, Dance Ke Superstars, "Jhilmil" in Meri Maa, Tedhe Hain Par Tere Mere Hain, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, "Rajkumari Damyanti" in Savitri, "Pooki Kapoor" in Ek Mutthi Aasmaan, "Meera" in Hindi movie Mardaani, "Khushi" in TV Serial Hamari Sister Didi and TV commercials

Harshaali Malhotra - child actress plays
Harshaali Malhotra

The event was held to encourage the kids to abandon their addiction to gadgets but to embrace running and other physical activities. Looking at the wonderful response, it seems the message has come across beautifully and this event will come back with renewed energy every year. 

Avneet Kaur, Darsheel Safary and Harshaali Malhotra
Avneet Kaur (right), Harshaali Malhotra and Darsheel Safary

Bajrangi Bhaijaan's Munni 'Harshaali', who flagged off the event says, " The kids said  bye bye to their ipads, computers and phones and put on their running shoes. I have always seen marathon for adults and this is the first time I saw it for kids."

Avneet Kaur, Darsheel Safary and Harshaali Malhotra
Avneet Kaur (left), Darsheel Safary and Harshaali Malhotra

The event has been organised by Party Sharty, is Presented by Radius group.

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