Happy Streets returns with an explosion in Lucknow

With a beautiful morning and great energy the Happy Streets began this Sunday at Gomti Nagar Extension, Near Police Headquarter Sec 7. This initiative of The times from India and Navbharat Times People gathered in the morning to participate in their favorite activities. RJ Tripti & Emcee Shadab Anees clicking a selfie with the crowd (BCCL/ Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui) RJ Tripti and Emcee Shadab Anees clicking on a selfie with the crowd (BCCL/Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui)

The event began with Emcee Shadab Anees presenting Lucknowites to yoga instructor Mohit Singh, who was teaching the crowd some power yoga and other beneficial asanas. Enthusiasts really enjoyed the yoga session followed by aerobic exercises, directed by Nitesh Tyagi.

Preeti Shukla (BCCL/ Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui) Preeti Shukla (BCCL/Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui)

While some people did aerobics, others were busy testing in the sports area in a corner of the street where games like ludo, Cricket , badminton , basketball , dart game, feed the clown, shoot the balloons with the air gun, touch the items and snakes and ladders were installed.

Shivansh and Shiv Sharma (BCCL/ Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui) Shivansh and Shiv Sharma (BCCL/Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui)

Shubhra, a housewife, said: This is the best time of the week for me, since my whole family is here with me today. It is a meeting for all of us.

Families and groups of friends were seen actively participating in the games organized for them by RJ Tripti of Mirchi radio . The RJ invited people from the crowd on stage and made them play many interesting games. Meanwhile, several skaters were seen skating, having a gala time.

(L) Aditya Chaturvedi and Vinay (R) Aanya and Gauri (BCCL/ Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui) (L) Aditya Chaturvedi and Vinay (R) Aanya and Gauri (BCCL/Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui)

Laughter was heard when lion dance It was performed by a group of dancers who wore a lion constume. Later, the dancers joined the crowd.

(L) Ayaz Sheikh (R) SHOOTOUT IN LUCKNOW! (BCCL/ Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui) (L) Ayaz Sheikh (R) TRIP IN LUCKNOW! (BCCL/Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui)

The morning concluded with a Latin dance performance by instructor Ayaz Sheikh in songs such as Senorita, Aankh Maarey and the distribution of prizes for all winners of the games played. Ishna, an interior designer in the city, said: I love these rejuvenating Sundays in the morning.

- Yashi Agarwal

Kranti and Archana Singh playing snake & ladder (BCCL/ Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui) Kranti and Archana Singh playing snake and ladder (BCCL/Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui)

Swati Gupta (BCCL/ Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui) Swati Gupta (BCCL/Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui)

(L) Youngsters paticipating in the event (R) Kumar Viplaw (BCCL/ IB Singh) (L) Young people participating in the event (R) Kumar Viplaw (BCCL/IB Singh)

(L) Mohit Singh (R) Nitesh Tyagi (BCCL/ Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui) (L) Mohit Singh (R) Nitesh Tyagi (BCCL/Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui)

(L) Mukesh Kumar (R) Kavita and Pooja Singh (BCCL/ Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui) (L) Mukesh Kumar (R) Kavita and Pooja Singh (BCCL/Farhan Ahmad Siddiqui)