Alappuzha: Looks like the Nehru Trophy Boat Race, the annual mega boat racing event, has conquered American hearts a tad more than those in the country.
According to recent reports, the United States of America overtook India in the number of visitors to the official website of the Nehru Trophy Boat Race. Around 639772 people have visited the website from 1 January 2017 till yesterday; out of which an impressive 28285 visitors are Americans. 16173 Indians were eager to know about this major sporting event in Alappuzha. In July, apparently, 242813 visitors had scanned through the pages of the website while 73329 people visited the site within just four days in August.
Veena N Madhavan, district collector, unveiled the redesigned website recently. The website is being maintained by the National Informatics Center and the visitors can view pages in Malayalam, Hindi, and English. You can visit the website.