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PIX: Karisma, Milind Soman flag off India's Pinkathon

Last updated on: December 17, 2012 14:56 IST

PIX: Karisma, Milind Soman flag off India's Pinkathon

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Several Bollywood celebrities turned up in support of Pinkathon, the marathon organised to create breast cancer awareness, at Bandra Kurla Complex in Mumbai on December 16.

Organised by former model and actor Milind Soman, the event had over 2,000 women particpating in the 10km, 5km and 3km categories.

VJ and actress Anusha Dandekar was greeted by Soman when she finished her 10 km run.


Image: Milind Soman and Anusha Dandekar
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar

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Devika Bhojwani and Karisma Kapoor

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Karisma Kapoor, flagged off the marathon along with Devika Bhojwani, Vice President, Women's Cancer Initiative.

The organisers donated Rs 2 lakh to the Women's Cancer Initiative and Tata Memorial Hospital.


Image: Devika Bhojwani, Minlind Soman and Karisma Kapoor
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar

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Lisa Haydon

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Model/actress Lisa Haydon (in the picture) and Tara Sharma were among the celebrities who participated in the marathon.

Fifty women from the Mumbai police force and school girls were part of the turnout.


Image: Lisa Haydon
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar

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Usha Soman

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Soman hugs his mum Usha Soman, who looked just as fit as her model son.


Image: Milind and Usha Soman
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar

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Shahana Goswami

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Milind Soman's actress girlfriend Shahana Goswami turned up to lend support to the cause.


Image: Shahana Goswami
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar

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The turnout

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Over 2,000 women wait for the Pinkathon to begin.


Image: The turnout
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar
Tags: Pinkathon

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The winners

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The winners of the 10 km category pose with Soman, Bhojwani and Minister for Women and Child Welfare, Varsha Gaikwad (in salwar kameez).


Image: The winners
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar

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Tribal women from Vajreshwari

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The nine tribal women from Vajreshwari, a village near Mumbai, who turned up to participate in the marathon.


Image: Tribal women from Vajreshwari
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar

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