There is a wave on social media and this time it is about a very positive thing. Yes, Union Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore has started a social media campaign to spread awareness regarding fitness. From Prime Minister Narendra Modi to cricketer Virat Kohli to Deepika Padukone and Amitabh Bachchan, many celebs are coming forward and posting videos to encourage people to stay fit. Well, it is indeed a great initiative.
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore took to social networking site Twitter to share the video and passed the challenge to Hrithik Roshan, Virat Kohli and Saina Nehwal. This started a chain with these celebs tagging others.
In fact, Virat challenged Anushka Sharma, M S Dhoni and PM Narendra Modi. The latter accepted the challenge saying, “Challenge accepted, Virat! I will be sharing my own #FitnessChallenge video soon. @imVkohli #HumFitTohIndiaFit.
PM Modi has finally shared his video and nominated Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy.
Anushka also shared her work out video and passed the challenge to Varun Dhawan.
Anupam Kher also accepted the challenge.
Hrithik, who is a fitness freak took the challenge and then tagged Tiger Shroff. The latter is one of the fittest actors in Bollywood. In his video, he showcased his flexibility and then went on to nominate Sonam Kapoor, Karan Johar and Farhan Akhtar.
Sania Mirza also appreciated the move and tweeted, “When was the last time we saw a Minister do this??? Coolest leading by example .. congratulations on this #FitnessChallenge Sir.. here’s to a brighter and healthier India.”
Big B wrote, "@Ra_THORe we accept the challenge of #HumFitTohIndiaFit #FitnessChallenge .. main mantra : BE CONTINUOUSLY MOBILE .. get up for every errand yourself, gym each day, push away that excess morsel of temptation, drive or cycle yourself, see the Sun more often!"
PV Sindhu also shared her video and passed the challenge to Deepika Padukone.
Few months back, PadMan challenge became talk of the town. It was initiated by Arunachalam Muruganantham and all the celebrities posed with sanitary napkins under it. It was for Akshay Kumar’s film PadMan that created awareness regarding menstrual hygiene.