NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday congratulated ABP News for organising Yoga sammelan and said the event was an innovative way to popularise Yoga across the nation.
“I congratulate @abpnewstv for organising the #योगसम्मेलन, an innovative way to popularise Yoga across the nation,” PM Modi tweeted.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 15, 2017
With International Yoga Day coming up on June 21, ABP News has organised a Yoga event on Thursday to exhort people to make the upcoming occasion as a memorable one.
The event was attended by several Yoga teachers including Yoga guru Baba Ramdev.
“Yoga makes us strong, flexible, peaceful, healthy and most importantly better human beings,” Ramdev said.
While encouraging people worldwide to take up Yoga, Ramdev said he will open yoga centres across the world to tech people benefits of meditation.
“There are various types of yoga asanas and benefits of yoga are numerous. It provides us all round fitness, improves stamina, helps in weight loss and cure diseases,” he said.