Diarytimes Media Network, Shimla Published by : Kumud Sharma, Updated June 21, 2023 by Diary Times
Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Singh Thakur participated in the Yoga Day celebrations organized at Anu Khel Ground in Hamirpur this morning.
He performed yoga activities with hundreds of people. Anurag Thakur said that yoga has been an integral part of Indian culture for centuries and Prime Minister Narendra Modi has played an important role in declaring June 21 as International Yoga Day.
He said that due to the efforts of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today yoga has reached every corner of the world and everyone has started understanding its importance. The Union Minister said that Yoga is essential for everyone to remain physically, mentally and intellectually healthy.
Anurag Thakur called upon all people to make yoga an integral part of their daily routine, with the efforts of Honorable Prime Minister Narendra Modi, International Yoga Day is made all over the world.
And today the honorable Prime Minister will make yoga there with the representatives of about one hundred and eighty countries of the world in the United Nations. India has a huge contribution towards the country and the world.
Yoga gives strength to health and we have seen that Yoga and Ayurveda have contributed a lot even during the time of covid. This year’s theme is Vasudev Kutumbakam and we have shown during the time of covid that not only this is the slogan of India, India has also won it and when someone did the work of giving vaccines and medicines to one hundred and sixty countries through vaccine friendship. India did and I have full faith.
Right now, this contribution of India to the world, which is mental health, fitness, will also make a huge contribution to all this. Anurag Thakur said that the central government will provide all possible help to promote sports in Himachal and a center of excellence will be opened in Hamirpur.
All the facilities will be made available to the players of the state through this centre. National center of excellence. This will prove to be a great boon for sports. It will be made in Hamirpur
And there will be many facilities in this new building, where not only infrastructure will be created for many sports, but also coaches will be appointed. And hostel facility should be there. Efforts should be made to select hundreds of such players and train them so that they can become future Can win medal for Himachal and India.