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Now you can practise 'Yoga with Modi' during lockdown; PM shares fitness routine on Twitter

PM Modi also urged citizens to share their fitness routines on social media.

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Last Updated: Mar 30, 2020, 04.32 PM IST
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The 'Yoga with Modi' videos are available in several languages.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Monday, joined the world in sharing his fitness routune on social media.

The 69-year-old leader took to Twitter to share 3D animated videos of him practising yoga asanas.

Modi in a tweet said he was sharing his yoga videos in response to being asked about his fitness routine during the lockdown.

"During yesterday’s #MannKiBaat, someone asked me about my fitness routine during this time. Hence, thought of sharing these Yoga videos. I hope you also begin practising Yoga regularly," he tweeted.


Modi went on to add that he is 'neither a fitness expert nor a medical expert'.

"Practising Yoga has been an integral part of my life for many years and I have found it beneficial. I am sure many of you also have other ways of remaining fit, which you also must share with others," he added in a tweet.


The 'Yoga with Modi' videos are available in several languages.

Last year, ahead of the International Yoga Day in June, PM Modi had shared similar videos to encourage people to practise yoga.

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