PM shares his fitness video; nominates IPS officers for Fitness Challenge


PM shares his fitness video; nominates IPS officers for Fitness Challenge

CM HD Kumaraswamy politely declines PM Modi's Fitness Challenge; says more worried about fitness of Karnataka

CM HD Kumaraswamy politely declines PM Modi's Fitness Challenge; says more worried about fitness of Karnataka

It follows a trend of homemade motivational fitness videos from prominent Indians, including adored cricket captain Virat Kohli, trying to tackle obesity and poor health in the country of 1.25 billion. Yoga-treadmill r part of my daily workout regime.

Modi spruiked the "refreshing and rejuvenating" benefits of his exercise workout in a video posted online Wednesday that also included a meditative stroll over a special path "inspired" by nature.

For days after being sworn in along with a deputy, G Parameswara of the Congress, the Chief Minister didn't have a cabinet because of a fierce tussle within the Congress for meaty portfolios.

Earlier Virat Kohli had issued the fitness challenge to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, cricketer MS Dhoni and actor wife Anushka Sharma as a part of #HumFitTohIndiaFit campaign. The advice was reportedly to assign portfolios at the soonest and not take any burden.

The Prime Minister then took to Twitter to respond to Virat's challenge, writing, "Challenge accepted, Virat!"

CM HD Kumaraswamy politely declines PM Modi's Fitness Challenge; says more worried about fitness of Karnataka

Well, the man himself, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today tweeted a video of his exercise routine, which looks impressively rigorous, innovative and mindful.

In the video that is more than a minute long, Mr. Modi is seen walking in stones, sand, grass, and water besides doing other free hand exercises.

"This is extremely refreshing and rejuvenating", PM Modi said before throwing the fitness challenge gauntlet to, among others, the Janata Dal (Secular) leader HD Kumaraswamy, who is the Karnataka chief minister.

However, Karnakata CM HD Kumaraswamy responding to Modi's fitness challenge said that he is more concerned about development and fitness of the state and seeks his support for the same. "Yet, I am more concerned about devlpment fitness of my state&seek ur support for it".

He even divulged that he does yoga amidst nature and its five elements- Prithvi, Jal, Agni, Vayu, Aakash to keep healthy and fit.

. "I also practice breathing exercises (sic)".

As the fourth International Yoga Day will be celebrated on June 21, PM Modi has been sharing his love for yoga on social media.