Prime Minister Narendra Modi has always promoted fitness through yoga. Therefore, it may not be a surprise to see that PM has accepted a challenge from Virat Kohli in Twitter. On the occasion, PM has tweeted to Virat “Challenge accepted, Virat! I will be sharing my own Fitness Challenge video soon”
Challenge similar to ice bucket has been started when Union Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore has posted a video on 22nd May where he has been seen doing push-ups in his office. On the occasion, Rathore has challenged Hrithik Roshan, Virat Kohli and Saina Nehwal. It can be seen as an endeavor to participate in the campaign for fitness.
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First, Indian Cricket team captain Virat Kohli has accepted the challenge and posted a video. In the video, Kohli has been performing a butt plank. The video has been captioned as “I have accepted the #FitnessChallenge by Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore sir. Now I would like to challenge my wife @AnushkaSharma , our PM @narendramodi ji and @msdhoni bhai for the same. #HumFitTohIndiaFit #ComeOutAndPlay.” Soon, we may able to see video from PM Modi, Anushka Sharma and M.S Dhoni also.
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Hrithik Roshan has also posted a cycling video in response to the challenge from Union Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore. However, Hrithik has been trolled severely for this video as he has not taken any safety measure while cycling through main streets of Mumbai.
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Apart from Hrithik Roshan and Virat Kohli, the challenge from Rathore has been accepted Union Finance Minister Piyush Goyal and Union of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju also. Fitness secrets have been shared by them also.