National Sports Day: PM Modi Asks People To Focus On Sports, Fitness

PM Modi paid tributes to the Hockey legend Dhyan Chand, whose birth anniversary is commemorated as National Sports Day.

 Share
EMAIL
PRINT
COMMENTS
National Sports Day: PM Modi Asks People To Focus On Sports, Fitness

PM Modi on National Sports Day said that this year has been great for Indian sports.(FIle)


New Delhi: 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today lauded sportspersons on National Sports Day and said that this year has been great for Indian sports as country's athletes have excelled in various tournaments, including in the Asian Games and the Commonwealth Games.

He also asked people to give priority to sports and fitness-related activities, saying it will contribute towards a healthier India.

"I salute all those who have represented India in various sporting events. Their hardwork and resolve has led to several milestones. This year has been great for our sporting fraternity, with the Indian athletes excelling in various tournaments including Asian Games 2018 and CWG," PM Modi tweeted.


PM Modi paid tributes to the Hockey legend Dhyan Chand, whose birth anniversary is commemorated as National Sports Day.

 

 



Get Breaking news, live coverage, and Latest News from India and around the world on NDTV.com. Catch all the Live TV action on NDTV 24x7 and NDTV India. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram for latest news and live news updates.

NDTV Beeps - your daily newsletter

................................ Advertisement ................................

................................ Advertisement ................................

................................ Advertisement ................................