Today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted digitally with various fitness influencers and enthusiasts in the Fit India Dialogue 2020. The Fit India Dialogue was organized to celebrate one year anniversary of Fit India Movement. Fit India Dialogue included cricketer Virat Kohli, model and avid runner Milind Soman, nutritionist Rujuta Diwekar and other fitness influencers.
Devendra Jhajharia, Indian Paralympic javelin thrower playing in F46 events, inaugurates the Fit India Dialogue.
The Indian Paralympic champion describes his journey to making India proud on the international platform. He praises PM Modi’s Fit India movement for striking every household in India.
He remembers how he used to exercise and stay fit with cycle tubes when he did not have the medians to procedure the professional equipment.
Milind Soman speaks to PM Modi as the Prime Minister jokes about the fitness enthusiast and model’s ‘real’ age.
PM Modi recollects how Milind Soman’s mother has encouraged him as she establishes fitness goals at the age of 81.
Milind Soman says he does not need much to stay fit and says PM Modi that one can stay fit with what they have if they have the mental motivation to support fitness.
He praises PM Modi’s initiative for the Fit India Movement and age-specific fitness modules.
PM Modi acknowledges Virat Kohli for taking time out from his busy IPL schedule to address to the country.
Kohli speaks about the importance of fitness and how he recognized the necessity to make fitness his priority.
PM Modi joked that maybe Delhi’s Chole Bhatures are missing Kohli, as the Indian cricketer talked on the importance of maintaining a proper diet to develop his own game and can help his countrymen.
PM Modi questions what the Yo-Yo test is and Kohli said that India’s fitness index was low and is still low and staying fit was necessary to take on the world.
He explains that due to fitness, the Test team is being encouraged as they can compete in critical times.
PM Modi also wished Anushka Sharma, Kohli’s wife, and Indian actor health as the couple declared that they are pregnant with their first child.