India: Ranchi to host the main yoga day event PM Modi will attend | India News

NEW DELHI: The capital of Jharkhand, Ranchi, will be the main event of International Yoga Day the 21 June and the Prime Minister Narendra Modi will participate, said officials of the ministry AYUSH. Saturday.
The event will take place on the floor of Prabhat Tara and about 30 000 people will participate, they said.
The 13 June, the curtain-raiser of the main event at Ranchi will bring together several state dignitaries, as well as yoga organizations and instructors.
The ministry, which is the nodal body responsible for overseeing the annual celebrations, has organized several programs since the beginning of the 2015 yoga day.
In Delhi, the main event will be held in Rajpath and will be organized by the New Delhi City Council (NDMC) in association with the ministry.
Programs will also be held at the Red Fort, Nehru Park, Lodhi Garden, Talkatora Garden, Yamuna Sports Complex, Swarna Jayanti - Rohini Park and Dwarka 11 in the Nation's Capital.
The ministry urged all central government ministries and departments, all state governments and other relevant institutions to work in a coordinated manner to observe the day and secure long-term gains in public health and good health. be, the ministry said in a statement.
According to the statement, state governments and all stakeholders are undertaking several activities to ensure good participation in the yoga day celebrations.
To ensure the participation of a large number of people, some of India's most accomplished yoga gurus had come together and developed the Common Yoga Protocol (CYP), the statement said, adding that it was actually a specific sequence of yoga asanas of 45 duration minutes.
Organizations such as CII, FICCI, secretary of the Institute, as well as training organizations such as CBSE, NCERT, UGC, DAV have already deployed various programs in preparation for the 21 June.
In addition, the Ministry also encourages individuals and institutions - including educational institutions, public bodies, businesses, industries and cultural organizations - to participate in the events of the International Day of Yoga according to the press release.
The yoga day is focused on harmonious mass yoga demonstrations involving millions of people in thousands of places.

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