The sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore posted a tweet two day ago challenging cricketer Virat Kohli, actor Hrithik Roshan and badminton legend Saina Nehwal to upload a video on social media showing their way of maintaining fitness and the challenge is accepted by all. The celebrities further urged other big personalities like PM Modi, Anushka Sharma, MS Dhoni and more to show their way of fitness.
On Tuesday, the Information and Broadcasting Minister, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore started an initiative for the fitness challenge titled as, #HumFitTohIndiaFit in social media platform Twitter urging the huge fan followed celebrities to shoot a video of their “fitness mantra” and share it.
Mr Rathore himself uploaded a video doing push-ups thereby encouraging others to do the same. However, giving reply to his challenge, Cricketer Virat Kohli shared a video while doing 20 spider plank and further transferred the challenge to PM Modi, Anushka Sharma and to his senior fellow MS Dhoni.
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
As a reply to the Virat’s tweet, Pm Modi accepted the challenge and confirmed to share his fitness mantra soon. Even the actor Hrithik Roshan also tweeted a video showing his way of travelling by bicycle to the work place and praised the Mr Rathore’s initiative.
The Fitness challenge is also accepted by legend tennis player Sania Mirza by a surprise reply. She said, “When was the last time we saw a minister do this? Coolest leader by example. Congratulations on this Fitness challenge sir. Here’s to a brighter and healthier India”.
Joining the long list of healthier personalities, Union Minister Kiran Rijiju tweeted a video showing his way of being healthy by doing exercise in his office by using a chair for the push-up and further challenged actor Salman Khan, Arunachal Pradesh CM Pema Khandu and TV actress Saumya Tandon to show their fitness mantra to the nation.
The fitness initiative was started was the Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his monthly scheduled Mann ki Baat radio talk show in April by releasing a 3D- animated video and showing his way of doing yoga by posturing ‘Trikonasana’.