NorthEast United FC players Katsumi Yusa, Holicharan Narzary and Jerry Mawihmingthanga attended a 'Cyclathon' at Guwahati on November 6th, in support of the initiative organized by NEUFC partners Kansai Nerolac Paints Ltd., one of India’s leading paint companies, promoting a Swasth and Swachh Bharat.
Recently NorthEast United FC announced its partnership with Kansai Nerolac Paints as its associate sponsor for the 3rd Edition of the Indian Super League which began from October 1st, 2016.
The event witnessed participation from over 100 individuals from Kansai Nerolac Paints, dealers, painters and contractors, children and the footballers. It was flagged off from 'Snehalaya', home for children at Paltan Bazaar and traversed a distance of 3 kms.
Speaking about the event, Mr Anuj Jain, Director, Decorative Kansai Nerolac Paint Ltd said, “We are very proud to partner with Northeast United FC (NEUFC) and our dealers, painters and contractors to promote health and cleanliness through the unique concept of a Cyclathon. At Kansai Nerolac, it is our endeavour to provide our future generations with a healthy and beautiful world. The Cyclathon is an extension of this thought promoting healthier lives."
Katsumi Yusa from NorthEast United FC said, “Healthy living should be a priority for everybody. Being a sportsman, I completely support health and wellness and our entire team is very happy to be associated with Kansai Nerolac Paints to promote such a great initiative.”
Added Halicharan Narzary from NorthEast United FC, “The Nerolac Cyclathon has created a buzz within the team. I would like to thank Nerolac for inviting us to participate. We also interacted with our young fans, inspiring us to do more both on and off the field.”
Jerry Mawihmingthanga from NorthEast United FC said “The support from the fans has always been incredible and works as a great morale booster. The cyclathon is a great opportunity to interact with our supporters while promoting healthy lives and a ‘Swachh Bharat.'"