Dipta Chakraborty (Left) and S.M. Firuz Kabir ( Right),two Bangladeshi young cyclists and students of Daffodil International University with Certificate and Medals after upholding their names in Guinness Book of World Records in `Longest Single Line’ category on cycling.
The names of Dipta Chakraborty and S.M. Firuz Kabir, 2 cyclists and student of Daffodil International University have been placed in Guinness Book of World Records in `Longest Single Line Moving’ category on cycling. Dipta is a student of 8th semester in BBA and Firuz is a student of 6th semester in Multimedia and Creative Technology Department. The two students received the official certificates and medallions from Guinness Book of World Records on April 22 & 28, 2017. On January 17, 2017 official Guinness Book of World Records declared that Bangladesh has made the record on Longest Single Line Moving category.
The event was organized by BD Cyclists in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on December 16, 2016 on the occasion of Victory Day of Bangladesh at 300 feet road of Bashundhara to Kanchon Bridge. BD Cyclists is the biggest cycling group in Bangladesh over 90,000 plus active members on BD Cyclists social media page. Only Registered members were selected for the trial ride and more than 4,000 cyclists were registered for the event by BD Cyclists facebook page.
1200 participants were selected for the final event where Dipta’s serial number was 133 and Firuzs’ serial number was 705 out of 1,200 cyclists.