NHPC observes 7th International Day of Yoga through online participation

New Delhi: NHPC Limited celebrated the 7th International Day of Yoga across all its power stations, projects and regional offices with full enthusiasm on Monday. The International Day of Yoga 2021 was observed through electronic and digital platforms in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. During the celebrations, NHPC Limited’s Chairman & Managing Director (CMD) AK Singh along with his family participated in a mass online Yoga session in synchronization with a nationwide live telecast of the demonstration of Common Yoga Protocol by Doordarshan. NHPC Limited’s Director (Personnel) NK Jain, Director (Technical) YK Chaubey, Director (Finance) RP Goyal, Director (Projects) Biswajit Basu and Chief Vigilance Officer AK Srivastava also participated in the programme.

The programme witnessed the participation of thousands of people including NHPC employees, security personnel, contract workers along with their family members in the online yoga session. In his message on the occasion, Singh said, “Yoga enhances the mental, the physical and spiritual energy of a person and I appeal all those who are practicing yoga to maintain its continuity and those who do not practice yoga should make their mind and body healthy by adopting yoga in their life. Also, Yoga makes work easier and makes you healthy and happy.”


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Singh along with his wife Sudha Singh practised Yoga during the nationwide live telecast of demonstration of common yoga protocol by Doordarshan on the occasion of the 7th International Day of Yoga on Monday.

The organising of the International Day of Yoga through video conferencing had enabled large scale participation of NHPC employees and their family members from all locations. NHPC had also organised a series of online yoga sessions and lectures on Yoga and Naturopathy in the past week as a part of International Yoga Day celebrations.

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