Nepal 15 February: Pokara
Holding the torch is the South East Asian record holder for the marathon, the much loved Baikuntha Manandhar. His record of 2:15:03 still remains unbroken.
The organiser of the marathon is Tej Bahadur Gurung and here we see his wife running with the torch.
Mrs Poonam Gurung (middle) is President of the Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA) in the United Kingdom.
The organiser of the marathon, Tej Bahadur Gurung (left), passes the torch to everyone. He is also the Vice-President of the Nepal Olympic Committee and a strong supporter of the Peace Run.
Dr Davidson Hepburn (far right), the former President of the 35th General Conference of UNESCO, presents Torch Bearer Awards to Baikuntha Manandhar (left), The Chief Minister of Gandaki Pradesh (second from left), Tej Bahadur Gurung (second from right).
Sweta Pradhan, coordinator of the Peace Run in Nepal, stands with the Vice-President of the Nepal Olympic Committee, Tej Bahadur Gurung.