Salman Khan becomes the latest celebrity to take up Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore’s fitness challenge for India. Accepting the challenge passed on to him by Kiren Rijiju, Minister of States for Home, he posted a video of himself.
In the video, the ‘Dabangg’ actor can be seen sweating it out in the gym and also his popular bicycle rides. He captioned the post as, ‘Fabulous campaign by sports minister @Ra_THORe on #HumFitTohIndiaFit. I accept #FitnessChallenge of @KirenRijiju 🙏. Here is my video …’
Fabulous campaign by sports minister @Ra_THORe on #HumFitTohIndiaFit. I accept #FitnessChallenge of @KirenRijiju 🙏.… https://t.co/Yvtuh7uD0H
— Salman Khan (@BeingSalmanKhan) 1533965404000
Inspired by the PM Narendra Modi’s fitness, Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, came up with this unique challenge for the nation. He had himself uploaded a video where he was seen doing push-ups.
In the video, he reportedly said, ‘Whenever I see Prime Minister Narendra Modi, I get inspired by him. He has a lot of energy. He is working all day long. He wants to see India fit. So, I am getting inspired by him and taking some time off my work to engage in some fitness activities.’
Apart from Salman Khan, other Bollywood celebs who took up the challenge include Amitabh Bachchan, Deepika Padukone and others.