Press release on International Day of Yoga at Raj Bhavan.



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Raj Bhavan

Gangtok, Sikkim




Hon’ble Governor of Sikkim Shri Ganga Prasad today led the celebration of International Day of Yoga at Raj Bhavan. Additional Chief Secretary to Governor Shri S.D Negi, Officers and staff,    ITBP Jawans posted at Raj Bhavan joined the Yoga demonstration in a somber celebration. The celebration was in the spirit of ‘Yoga at Home, Yoga with Family’, the theme of this year’s celebration. The common yoga protocol was performed in the supervision of Dr. Vinudha from Ayush Division under the Health and Family Welfare Department, Government of Sikkim.

Hon’ble Governor, on the occasion underlined the need to incorporate yoga in our daily  routine and stressed on the Asanas which are useful in boosting our immune system. Mentioning that Yoga, if followed and incorporated in the right orientation, can effectively help us to fight the current COVID 19 pandemic at the individual level, Hon’ble Governor further urged everyone to make best use of the therapeutic value of Yoga. 

Joint Secretary (PR) to Governor                                                         


21stJune 2020