On the occasion of 2nd International Yoga Day, most of the union ministers in Modi government spread across the country to celebrate the event.
Home Minister performing Yoga at KD Singh Babu stadium in Lucknow PIB India/Twitter
Other ministers who participated in various programmes hosted by the Modi government across the country, included Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu, Delhi Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung and Bharatiya Janata Party MP Meenakshi Lekhi performing Yoga in Delhi, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh and Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal in Raipur, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari in Nagpur, while BJP Chief Amit Shah and Baba Ramdev practicing in Yoga Faridabad.
Earlier, PM Modi called on the world to embrace Yoga as a discipline in everyday life.
Stating that Yoga Day has garnered massive support from across the world, Prime Minister Modi said that there is no other event which matches the global popularity of this day.