Padinjarekkara Azhimukham apt for paragliding
Purathur (Malappuram): A study conducted by Palakkad Southern Aero Sports Club has marked Padinjarekkara Azhimukham apt for practicing paragliding.
The club members conducted trial flying from Thanur to Azhimukham. Six members participated on the first day.
The club members said that the extensive sand ridges and basic facilities here widen the scope of aero sports. Paragliding activities at Azhimukham are awaiting permission from the collector to become active.
Many people came to watch the parachute landing in Azhimukham. Earlier Azhimukham has been the stage for national level kite flying competitions. The members were welcomed by Salam Thanikkad, VK Khamarudheen and other beach staff.