प्रेस विज्ञप्ति/ Press Release No. 145 Dt: 21.06.2020
SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY PRACTICES YOGA AT
South Western Railway observed International Yoga Day today with the theme ‘Yoga online with family ’. Officers and staff of South Western Railway Head Quarters and Hubballi Division including Divisional Railway Managers from Bengaluru Division and Mysuru Division practiced yoga simultaneously from Home through online Yoga session. Shri Murali Krishna, Additional Divisional Railway Manager, Hubballi guided the participants in the session.
Videos of Isha foundation on Nada Yoga and Sambhavi Mudra were played which were performed online by officers and their families.
Shri Ajay Kumar Singh, General Manager of South Western Railway said that Yoga is Heritage of our Nation and the contribution of India to the world. It's heralds our quest for healthier planet. It's union of Mind and body and practicing it daily makes us lead fruitful and balanced life. Yoga is the way of life and hence practicing yoga should become a part of our daily activities, he said.
Shri P.K. Mishra, Additional General Manager; Shri B.G. Mallya, Principal Chief Electrical Engineer; Shri Arvind Malkhede, Divisional Railway Manager, Hubballi Division; Shri Ashok Kumar Verma, Divisional Railway Manager, Bengaluru Division; Smt. Aparna Garg, Divisional Railway Manager, Mysuru Division and others participated in the online yoga session. Around 75 participants attended the yoga session.
Later, tree plantation programme was conducted at Maharshi Patanjali Yoga Udyaan in Hubballi.
On the occasion Shri Ajay Kumar Singh, GM/SWR ; Smt. Sujata Singh, President of SWRWWO; Shri P.K. Mishra, Additional General Manager; Shri Arvind Malkhede, Divisional Railway Manager and others garlanded the statue of Patanjali. 20 saplings of trees were planted in the premises of Maharshi Patanjali Yoga Udyaan on the occasion.
Chief Public Relations Officer
South Western Railway, Hubballi