Bhopal : Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan, while congratulating the people of the state on the occasion of International Day of Yoga on June 21, has called upon citizens to stay at home and perform yoga and pranayam because of Covid-19 crisis. Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said in his message on the International Day of Yoga that a healthy body is pleasant feeling. Our body is a medium which helps in discharging duties smoothly. Yoga is like a Ram-Baan Aushodhi. Everyone must remain healthy, be happy and perform yoga by staying at home instead of mass Yoga programme. Regular yoga and Surya Namaskar are useful for good health, today the world is also realizing its importance in strengthening the body in times of Corona crisis.
Chief Minister Shri Chouhan also gave credit to Prime Minister Shri Modi for the increasing importance of Yoga in the world. Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that International Day of Yoga is celebrated on June 21, on the initiative of Prime Minister Shri Modi. Today, yoga has become more important during Corona crisis as it helps in keeping the body healthy and increases immunity.
Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that he will practice yoga in the morning at his residence on Yoga Day.