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Shah Rukh, Bipasha flag off Delhi Half Marathon

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Nov 27, 2011 at 08:23am IST

New Delhi: Delhi was all charged up on Sunday morning as several joggers and serious marathoners gathered for the Delhi Half-Marathon.

Bollywood stars Shah Rukh Khan and Bipasha Basu, accompanied by Sports Minister Ajay Maken flagged off the run.

Over 40 athletes are taking part in the run. For India, Deepchand Saharan is leading the men's team, while the Indian women's team is being led by defending champion Lalita Babbar.

This is the seventh edition of the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon and over 8000 people are expected to have been participating in various distance-runs.

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