India is getting fit and fabulous with the launch of the Fitness Challenge by Union Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore. The social media campaign with the hashtag #HumFitTohIndiaFit started with the motive to spread awareness about fitness in the country. From Virat Kohli to PM Narendra Modi, every celebrity has participated in the fitness challenge posting their workout videos.
Well, celebrities too have posted pictures and videos of their fathers on the occasion of Father’s Day on June 17, as they expressed their love for fathers. Similarly, Parameswaran Iyer, secretary, union ministry of drinking water and sanitation, shared a video of his father in order to profess his love and respect towards him. But, we should let you know that there is a major twist in the video that is bound to leave you surprised!
Take a look at some of the videos of the fitness challenge here:
PM Narendra Modi’s fitness video is the best!
Here are moments from my morning exercises. 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. #HumFitTohIndiaFit pic.twitter.com/km3345GuV2
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 13, 2018
Virat Kohli has been inspiring us since forever:
I have accepted the #FitnessChallenge by @ra_THORe sir. Now I would like to challenge my wife @AnushkaSharma , our PM @narendramodi ji and @msdhoni Bhai for the same. 😀 #HumFitTohIndiaFit #ComeOutAndPlay pic.twitter.com/e9BAToE6bg
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) May 23, 2018
Arjun Kapoor has the right skills!
Skipping is my favorite way to warm up for a workout..
Thank you for the nomination @sonamakapoor .
I’m excited to pass this challenge on to @Its_Badshah @ayushmannk & @ShraddhaKapoor !
Kudos to @Ra_THORe for starting this inspirational fitness journey ! #HumFitTohIndiaFit pic.twitter.com/TqttAxbSGJ
— Arjun Kapoor (@arjunk26) June 10, 2018
Shikhar Dhawan shows us how it is done!
Here is my fitness video for the wonderful #FitnessChallenge initiative by @ra_THORe. I now challenge @ImHarmanpreet and @iamyusufpathan to post their fitness videos. #HumFitTohIndiaFit pic.twitter.com/VFflzWu2k4
— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) June 3, 2018
Parmeshwaran Iyer shared an inspirational video of his father and revealed some major secrets about him that will definitely surprise you. In the caption, as he wished him on Father’s Day, he has mentioned that his father PV Iyer is a retired Air Marshal and 88 years old. At this age, he runs 10 km a day and works out regularly at the gym.
Yes, you read that right! In the video, Parameshwaran Iyer’s father is working out in the garden and it will give you major workout goals. This man is the best example that to prove that age is just a number when it comes to fitness.
Check out the Fitness video shared by P. Iyer here:
Happy Father’s Day to my dad, Air Marshal PV Iyer (retd). At 88, he runs 10 km a day and works out regularly at the gym. He continues to be an inspiration to our entire family and to all his friends, young and old. #HumFitTohIndiaFit pic.twitter.com/HPkF6xMq5E
— Param Iyer (@paramiyer_) June 17, 2018
He is truly an inspiration not for just Iyer family but to every individual in this country who thinks that old people are too unfit for exercising. He definitely proves the motive of Fitness challenge in India as it is important for people to stay fit and healthy. Afterall, Hum Fit Toh India Fit!