2014 Lavasa Women’s Drive: LIVE coverage

Today, the 6th annual Lavasa Women’s Drive was flagged off from Kamala Mills Compound, Lower Parel in Mumbai at 7.00 am. They will be joined by participants from Pune, together they are going to congregate at the scenic hill station of Lavasa. We are in Lavasa to cover the event LIVE.

Lavasa Women’s Drive has actively supported the cause of Women’s Cancer prevention through early detection since 2009. A large part of money collected through registration, is donated to Women’s Cancer Initiative – Tata Memorial Hospital.

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Speaking about association with Lavasa Women’s Drive, Deveika Bhojwani, Vice- President, Women’s Cancer Initiative -Tata Memorial Hospital, “Lavasa Women’s Drive has led to more women today being aware about cancers affecting women. Due to the initiative, Tata Memorial Hospital has been able to spread cancer awareness across Maharashtra benefitting many women from remote villages.”

Speaking on the occasion, Anuradha Paraskar, Senior Vice President-Marketing & Sales, Lavasa Corporation Limited said, “Response to Lavasa Women’s Drive has been phenomenal. Lavasa Women’s Drive has already been recognized as the biggest all women’s car drive in the country. With the 6th edition of the drive we are gearing up to make a mark on the world stage. We are attempting to set a new Guinness World Record for the largest number of women participants in a motor sports event.”

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Thank you for following @rushlane closing LIVE thread now. #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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@MercedesBenzInd #AClass at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub #WomenLoveMerc

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The wow factor @MercedesBenzInd #AClass at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub #WomenLoveMerc

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@Nissan_India #Terrano arrives at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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Almost everybody in, now time to celebrate #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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@Maruti_WagonR arrives at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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The last few cars arriving at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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General Motors India @Chevrolet_India #Cruze at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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@Renault_India #Duster at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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@VolvoAutoIndia #V40 Cross Country at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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@volkswagenindia #Polo at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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@TataMotors #Indica at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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@HyundaiIndia #Verna and #i20 at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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@Toyota_India #fortuner and Etios Liva at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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@HondaCarIndia #City and #Jazz at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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@Mahindra_Xylo joins #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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@Maruti_suzuki #Alto800 in Ping at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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Beautifully decorated @maruti_swift at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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@AudiIN #Q3 at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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@bmwindia #X1 at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub #EducationIsPower

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@anandmahindra @MahindraScorpio with a social message – #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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#EcoSport with a social message @FordIndia #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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@MercedesBenzInd #EClass #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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Mitsubishi Pajero #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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More cars flow in #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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Participants have started arriving in their wonderful cars – #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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More images from #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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Some beautiful cars participating at #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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#lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub TDS rally adheres to rules set by IARC – Indian Automotive Racing Club

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The issues that are highlighted at this years drive – violence against women, declining ratio of girls #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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Femina Miss India Earth 2012 @meprachimishra with @MercedesBenzInd #AClass #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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Pune flag-off ceremony for #LWD @LWDclub saw @kapoorkkunal @ManishPaul03 @hasleenkaur @Purab_Kohli

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approximately 2000 women will drive to Lavasa today – #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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#LWB Free cancer detection camps and workshops are held for the under-privileged women in Lavasa and other remote villages of Maharashtra

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#LWD primarily supports the cause of Cancer Prevention through Early Detection #lavasawomensdrive @LWDclub

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In the 6th edition of #LWD it is competing to get a place in the #Guinness World Record for largest participation of females in a motorsport event

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Over the years, 7000 women have participated, 6000 cars have been driven to Lavasa #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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#LWD Participation from all walks of life – home makers, NAVY officers, police force, corporate women, cancer survivors, NGOs, etc

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#LWD stands for the true spirit of women today that represents confident, independent and enterprising with a penchant for social causes

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#lavasawomensdrive has been acknowledged by the Limca Book of Records as India’s largest Women’s Car Rally #LWD @LWDclub

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Some facts about #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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@MercedesBenzInd lead the Pune convoy earlier today – #WomenLoveMerc #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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@MercedesBenzInd pink #AClass – #WomenLoveMerc #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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Have a look at wonderful images of the cars participating in #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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The event is now into it’s sixth year, with 7k women participants over 5 years #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub

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We are in Lavasa, awaiting the arrival of Women drivers from Mumbai and Pune. #lavasawomensdrive #LWD @LWDclub