Posting the video on his Twitter handle, Modi said, “Apart from Yoga, I walk on a track inspired by the Panchtatvas or 5 elements of nature – Prithvi, Jal, Agni, Vayu, Aakash. This is extremely refreshing and rejuvenating. I also practice breathing exercises.”
Here are moments from my morning exercises. Apart from Yoga, I walk on a track inspired by the Panchtatvas or 5 ele… https://t.co/TLtqWb1oey
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) 1528860425000
He then went on to nominate Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy and table tennis player Manika Batra for the ‘Fitness Challenge’, as part of ‘Hum Fit Toh India Fit‘ campaign started by Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore.
The Prime Minister also nominated the “entire fraternity of brave IPS officers, especially those above 40 years” to be part of the fitness challenge.
I am delighted to nominate the following for the #FitnessChallenge: Karnataka’s CM Shri @hd_kumaraswamy. India’s… https://t.co/h2I57CRng5
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) 1528860524000
Earlier on May 22, Rathore had started the movement by nominating Virat Kohli, Hrithik Roshan, and Saina Nehwal to join in.
#HumFitTohIndiaFit Post pictures and videos of how you keep yourself fit and send a #FitnessChallenge to your… https://t.co/i4XiXIwMBG
— Rajyavardhan Rathore (@Ra_THORe) 1526967594000
The Indian cricket captain had in turn nominated PM Modi to be a part of the movement. Modi had accepted the challenge then and said he would soon share his own video.
I have accepted the #FitnessChallenge by @ra_THORe sir. Now I would like to challenge my wife @AnushkaSharma , our… https://t.co/aRUYRfDLne
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) 1527086028000
The Prime Minister then took to Twitter to respond to Virat’s challenge, writing, “Challenge accepted, Virat! I will be sharing my own #FitnessChallenge video soon. @imVkohli #HumFitTohIndiaFit.”
Challenge accepted, Virat! I will be sharing my own #FitnessChallenge video soon. @imVkohli #HumFitTohIndiaFit https://t.co/qdc1JabCYb