News Date: 1st Mar, 11
The annual car rally for the blind, was organized recently in Chennai..
Actor Karthi flagged off the event which organised by the National Association for the Blind in partnership with the Madras Motor Sports Club in Chennai.
Sources say, The navigator read out the instructions, which were in Braille, for the driver to follow the rally route.. Terming the rally as a truly inclusive sporting event, Prema Venkateswaran, secretary of the Association's Tamilnadu chapter, said that the basic idea was to bring together the visually impaired and the sighted in an equal partnership.
The rally, which saw the participation of 70-odd teams, covered a distance of 59 km.. Actor - politician S. Ve. Sekar was also there at the event...