Days after accepting Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli's #FitnessChallenge, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday posted a one-minute-forty-nine-second video of his morning exercise regime. "I also practice breathing exercises (sic)".
I am honoured& thankU very much for d concern about my health.
The prime minister's one-and-a-half minute video comes almost a month after he accepted the fitness challenge thrown by Indian cricket team skipper Virat Kohli.
Narendra Modi again tweeted, "I am delighted to nominate the following for the #FitnessChallenge: Karnataka's CM Shri @hd_kumaraswamy".
The prime is seen walking, stretching and doing breathing exercise on a Panchtatvas track in his garden. Kohli had invited PM Modi and his wife Anushka Sharma to join the fitness challenge. "I appeal to every Indian to devote some part of the day towards fitness". India's pride and among the highest medal winners for India in the 2018 CWG, @manikabatra_TT.
Mr. Kumaraswamy was quick to respond to the tweet saying, "I believe physical fitness is important for all. but I am more concerned about development of my state and seek your support for it".
"When Congress leaders said they want to make me Chief Minister, he (Deve Gowda) said his (Kumaraswamy's) health is not good. he has twice undergone treatment. let someone from among you become the chief minister", he had said.
The Union Sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore's had thrown up #HumFitTohIndiaFit campaign and had urged citizens to shoot a video of their "fitness mantra" and share it.
As the fourth International Yoga Day will be celebrated on June 21, PM Modi has been sharing his love for yoga on social media.