By NET Web Desk
Northeast India also joined in the observance of 7th International Yoga Day as Chief Ministers of various states joined morning yoga sessions personally.
Arunachal Pradesh CM Pema Khandu took part in a yoga session with Governor Brig Dr. B D Mishra (Retd). “Thanks to our ancestors for contributing the knowledge of #Yoga to the world and changing human life for the better. Took part in a Yoga session this morning with Hon’ble Governor Brig Dr. BD Mishra Ji (Retd) on the occasion of #InternationalDayOfYoga at Raj Bhawan.” Tweeted Khandu.
Thanks to our ancestors for contributing the knowledge of #Yoga to the world and changing the human life for better.
— Pema Khandu པདྨ་མཁའ་འགྲོ་། (@PemaKhanduBJP) June 21, 2021
Assam CM, Himanta Biswa Sarma also participated in a yoga session with other MLAs and members of his cabinet at Gerukamukh NHPC campus. Ex MLA Rupjyoti Kurmi who had recently joined the BJP from Congress was also part of it. He expressed hope that the youth will take up yoga and keep away from drugs.
On #InternationalYogaDay joined a yoga session along with Hon Ministers and MLAs at the serene campus of NHPC at Gerukamukh in Dhemaji today. Amid the Covid pandemic, #yoga, which is India’s invaluable contribution to the world, boosts immunity, energy and positivity. 1/4 pic.twitter.com/sCncQlFx2L
— Himanta Biswa Sarma (@himantabiswa) June 21, 2021
Sikkim Chief Minister, Prem Singh Tamang (Golay) also observed the occasion asking all to take it up for a healthy living.
My greetings to all on the occasion of #InternationalYogaDay2021
Yoga is all about striking a balance in life, it has immense benefits both mentally and physically and I appeal to all to practise it on a regular basis and adopt it as a part of their daily lives.#YogaForHealth pic.twitter.com/KSRpDg8WOP
— Prem Singh Tamang (Golay) (@PSTamangGolay) June 21, 2021
Similarly, Tripura CM, Biplab Kumar Deb stressing its importance in the time of Covid-19 performed yogasanas.
যোগা আমাদের প্রাচীন পরম্পরা।কোভিডের এই সময়ে যোগাভ্যাস অত্যন্ত প্রয়োজনীয়। করোনা সংক্রমণের প্রথম পর্বে মাননীয় প্রধানমন্ত্রী নরেন্দ্র মোদীজি আয়ুষের গাইডলাইন জারি করেছিলেন। সুস্থতার ক্ষেত্রে তা আমাদের সকলের অনুসরণীয় হওয়া উচিত।#YogaForWellness #YogaDay pic.twitter.com/g1JPAr5WXT
— Biplab Kumar Deb (@BjpBiplab) June 21, 2021
Meanwhile, Manipur Cm N Biren Singh was joined by boxer Sarita Devi and National BJP spokesperson along with other dignitaries for the International Day of Yoga session.
Let us embrace our nation’s greatest contribution to the world in the field of health & wellness. pic.twitter.com/9NwDRo5gPo
— N.Biren Singh (@NBirenSingh) June 21, 2021
Meanwhile Chief Ministers from the other states of Northeast wish the public and urged them to take up yoga for heath and fitness.