Two World Records Established by Indian Army Dare Devils
Two world records were made by the Indian Army DARE DEVILS team of Corps of Signals as per stipulations of GUINNESS Book of Records, LIMCA Book of Records, ASIA Book of Records and INDIA Book of Records, at Signal Training Centre, Jabalpur, today. The extraordinary feat was performed in front of civil and military dignitaries which included Justices of Madhya Pradesh High Court and Major General Dharam Vir Singh Rana, Officiating General Officer Commanding, Madhya Bharat Area.
The existing World Record for “Longest continuous ride standing on the seat of a motor cycle” was broken by Capt Manpreet Singh (Team Captain “Dare Devils”) and covering distance of 75.2 Km in 02 hrs 24 min and 12 secs. The previous World Record of 32.3 km was achieved by Ratnesh Pandey (India), in Indore on 05 Dec 2015.
The World Record for “Handle Bar Riding on a Motorcycle” under fresh category was established by Havildar Sandeep Kumar, covering a distance of 46.9 Km in 01 hr 27 min and 31 secs.
Final certification is awaited and would be proposed to be published in the next editions of respective books.
Col Rohan Anand, SM ,PRO (Army)