PM Narendra Modi tweets video of his rigorous fitness routine

Desiree Burns
June 13, 2018

Apart from yoga, I walk on a track inspired by the Panchtatvas or five elements of nature - Prithvi, Jal, Agni, Vayu, Aakash. He further said that he is more concerned about development of Karnataka. This is extremely refreshing and rejuvenating.

Modi then challenged Indian table tennis sensation Manika Batra, Karnataka's new Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy and entire fraternity of Indian police officers, especially those over 40 years of age. Yoga-treadmill r part of my daily workout regime. In the video, PM Modi is seen practising several breathing exercises and some Yoga asanas. "Yet, I am more concerned about devlpment fitness of my state&seek ur support for it (sic)", he tweeted.

Virat Kohli invited Prime Minister Modi and his wife Anushka Sharma to join the fitness challenge.

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.

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In a series of tweets, the Prime Minister appealed "to every Indian" to devote some part of the day towards fitness.

"Fitness challenge" is the latest social media trend in which well-known personalities challenge others to adopt in some form of physical exercise in an intention to spread awareness about a healthy and more fit lifestyle.

Meanwhile, as a response to PM Modi accepting Virat Kohli's fitness challenge, Rahul Gandhi had earlier taken to Twitter and challenged him to reduce soaring fuel prices in the country.

Modi nominated Kumaraswamy after he uploaded a two-minute video of his fitness routine.

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