Gangtok June 21: Hon’ble Governor of Sikkim Shri Ganga Prasad today led the celebration of International Day of Yoga at Raj Bhawan. Additional Chief Secretary to Governor Shri S.D. Negi, Officers and staff, ITBP Jawans posted at Raj Bhavan joined the Yoga demonstration in a sombre 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 supervision of Dr. Vinudha from Ayush Division under 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 pandemics at the individual level. Hon’ble Governor further urged everyone to make the best use of the therapeutic value of Yoga.