Fit India Movement | 30 Aug 2019

  • The Prime Minister on the occasion of National Sports Day launched the ‘Fit India Movement’ as the People’s Movement & urged people to make fitness their lifestyle.
  • National Sports Day is celebrated every year on 29th August to honor the legendary hockey player Major Dhyan Chand Singh.
  • The President of India on this occasion honoured the eminent athletes from various sports with the prestigious Khel Ratna, Arjuna Awards, Dronacharya Awards, and Dhyan Chand Award.

Source: PIB