BSF jawans during a Yoga session to mark the International Yoga Day at Panisagar BSF Headquarter in north Tripura on June 21, 2018. Photo: Panna Ghosh.

Along with the rest of the nation the BSF Jawans of 55th and 166th battalion at Panisagar HQ on Thursday performed Yoga to mark the celebration of the 4th International Yoga Day.

At least 400 jawans enthusiastically participated in the International Yoga Day and also performed Asanas at the football ground inside the Panisagar BSF HQ complex. Commandants of both the battalions were present on the occasion.

Addressing media, BSF 166th Battalion Commandant Sitaram Beruah said Yoga is a divine concept and has the capacity to bring peace in life.

‘Practicing Yoga everyday is very good for fitness and wellness and one should perform Yoga every day,’ Beruah said.  In Tripura, hundreds of people from different walks of life performed Yoga on Thursday to mark the celebration of the International Yoga Day.

Panna Ghosh

Panna Ghosh is Northeast Now Correspondent in Dharmanagar in Tripura. He can be reached at:

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