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On a record run, 17-year old autistic boy and father pedal to Delhi

Bharat and his father, Jaisinh, at India Gate in Delhi after fininishing the trip.

When 17-ear old Bharat Chavan, who is autistic, along with two other of Bal Kalyan Sanstha made it to the Limca Book of Records in 2014 for swimming continuously for 13 hours and 12 minutes in the Sanstha;s pool in the Pune city, Chavan was already weaving the dreams of anothe record.

On May 12 this year, Bharat hopped on on his bicycle and with his father Jaisinh in company, the duo started from their Aundh residence and covered 1,451 km before stopping in Delhi.

Bharat has been recognised by the India Book of Records for his Kolhapur-Pune bicycle ride which took place in February and the father-son duo are again looking to set a new record in the Limca Book of Records for their recent trip.

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