PM to interact with fitness enthusiasts

Narendra Modi

New Delhi (NVI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with fitness influencers and citizens from across the country during a nationwide online Fit India Dialogue on September 24.

The virtual Fit India Dialogue is being organized to celebrate the first anniversary of the Fit India Movement.

“The online interaction will see participants sharing anecdotes and tips of their own fitness journey while drawing out guidance from the Prime Minister on his thoughts about fitness and good health,” the Prime Minister’s Office said in a statement.

Among those who will participate are Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli, Milind Soman, Rujuta Diwekar, the PMO said. The dialogue will see a timely and fruitful conversation on nutrition, wellness and various other aspects on fitness.

“Envisioned by Prime Minister as a People’s Movement, the Fit India Dialogue is yet another endeavour to involve citizens of the country to draw out a plan to make India a Fit Nation,” it added.

In the last year, since its launch, various events were organised under the aegis of the Fit India Movement and it has seen enthusiastic participation of people from all walks of life and from across the country.

“The Fit India Freedom Run, Plog Run, Cyclothon, Fit India Week, Fit India School Certificate and various other programmes have seen a combined organic participation of over 3.5 crore people, making it a true People’s Movement,” the PMO statement said.

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