The viral fitness challenge campaign started by Union Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore has noe gripped Tollywood. Several south stars such as Nagarjuna, Jr NTR, Naga Chaitanya and others have accepted the challenge and posted their workout videos on social media.
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore Rathore recently started the challenge in order to urge the citizens of India to get fit and Hyderabad- based badminton player Saina Nehwal is one of the three celebs nominated by him. When she accepted it and nominated a couple of southern celebs, we had predicted that this campaign will go viral on the social media.
The latest star to jump on the bandwagon is Telugu actor Jr NTR, who was challenged by Malayalam superstar Mohanlal.
Jr NTR took to Twitter to share a video of his highly intense leg workout, which has now gone viral. Jr NTR said, "Challenge accepted sir @Mohanlal ! This is a part of my fitness routine with @lloydstevenspt (sic)." He then challenged Mahesh Babu, Ram Charan Teja, SS Rajamouli and director Koratala Siva.
Challenge accepted sir @Mohanlal ! This is a part of my fitness routine with @lloydstevenspt . I now challenge @NANDAMURIKALYAN , @urstrulyMahesh , Charan , @ssrajamouli & @sivakoratala to take the #HumFitTohIndiaFit challenge. Psst @upasanakonidela ..plz convey this to Charan pic.twitter.com/zoGjzzHNsC— Jr NTR (@tarak9999) May 31, 2018
Akkineni Nagarjuna accepted Akhil challenge and shared his fitness video on his Twitter account today (June 1). The senior Telugu actor nominated actors Nani and Karthi and Shilpa Reddy.
Along with the video, Nagarjuna tweeted, "Here we go @AkhilAkkineni8 my reply for #HumFitToIndiaFit challenge..I challenge @NameisNani @Karthi_Offl @shilpareddy217 to post there fitness videos. My exercise regime today lower body heavy for strength and upper body light for recovery".
Here we go @AkhilAkkineni8 my reply for #HumFitToIndiaFit challenge..I challenge @NameisNani @Karthi_Offl @shilpareddy217 to post there fitness videos. 👉My exercise regime today lower body heavy for strength and upper body light for recovery👍 pic.twitter.com/nsgmym0M4n— Nagarjuna Akkineni (@iamnagarjuna) June 1, 2018
Taking up brother Akhil's challenge, Naga Chaitanya took to social media to post his daily workout video. He further revealed that he never misses doing his 'three basics' every day.
Thanks @AkhilAkkineni8 for the challenge #HumFitTohIndiaFit here are my 3 basics I do anytime anywhere to keep it going .. I challenge @Samanthaprabhu2 @iamSushanthA @AgerwalNidhhi pic.twitter.com/lXrdr8SMJo— chaitanya akkineni (@chay_akkineni) May 24, 2018