On the occasion of the National sports day, 29th August 2019, which is held in our country every year. To mark the occasion and bring sports to every corner of the country, our honorable Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has decided to launch the “Fit India Moment”.
The launch of the movement is to be held in the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium tomorrow. Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has also announced that he is going to address the people about fitness and also take a fitness pledge that will help the citizens to understand the importance of fitness. The University Grants Commission has asked the people to start the movement by walking 10000 steps tomorrow and try to follow it on regular basis.
The speech will be broad casted live by the Door darshan channel. The university grants commission has asked all the schools and colleges in the country to show the live telecast of the “Fit India Movement” launch to the students. Not just students all the staffs and Faculty members are also advised to watch it along with the students. The UGC has also given some ideas to the institution to incorporate the importance of fitness. They are
- To make fitness plan and chart so that the students can follow it on a regular basis.
- To create a Fit India portal so that the candidates can upload their daily achievements in it.
- To upload photos and videos of the workout on the portal.