Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led ‘Fit India Movement’ should become a citizen’s movement. The minister was speaking at the Conference of Ministers and Secretaries of States/UTs in charge of Youth Affairs and Sports in New Delhi on November 15th, 2019.
The sports minister also said that “India is fast emerging as a sporting powerhouse and in the last six months, the country has performed better in every field be it wushu or wrestling.”
It may be mentioned, the Fit India Movement was launched by Modi in August 2019. It is an initiative to take the country towards a healthier future.
The Fit India Movement aims to encourage Indians to include fitness activities and sports in their daily lives to pave way for a healthy and fit lifestyle.
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