New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lead the main event of International Day of Yoga-2019 celebrations at Prabhat Tara in Ranchi in Jharkhand on June 21.
Around 30,000 people are expected to participate in the main event. On 13th June, there will be a Curtain raiser to the main event at Ranchi, which will be attended by several dignitaries and Yoga gurus.
Ministry of AYUSH is the nodal Ministry for observation of International Day of Yoga across the country.
The Ministry has requested the stake-holding Ministries and Departments of the Central Government, State Governments and other related institutions to work in a coordinated manner to observe the day in accordance with national priorities, in order to secure long term gains in the area of public health and well-being.
Industry bodies like CII, FICCI, Institute of Company Secretary, as well as educational bodies like CBSE, NCERT, UGC and DAV have already rolled out various programmes to mark the event.
The participants in the mass performance of Common Yoga Protocol, on the occasion of the 3rd International Day of Yoga 2017, organised by the M/o AYUSH and DDA with support of Patanjali Yoga Samiti, at Dwarka, Delhi on June 21, 2017.