1. Home
  2. India
  3. PM Modi asks people to join

PM Modi asks people to join International Yoga Day

PTI 20 Jun 2015, 21:36:55 IST

New Delhi:  With his government set to celebrate the maiden International Yoga Day tomorrow with much fanfare, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today urged everyone to be a part of the first International Yoga Day celebrations.  

"Tomorrow the world will celebrate the first Yoga Day. I urge you all to be a part of it and inspire others to join as well", Modi said in a statement.

India will lead 191 countries to mark the day with over 35,000 participants expected to perform various yoga 'asanas' at a mega event on Rajpath here.

While Modi will address the gathering, diplomats from 152 foreign missions have been invited to take part in the event which will start at 7 am.