MENDHAR:168 Bn BSF Achhad celebrated 5th International Yoga day at BSF Campus Achhad in which qualified expert in yoga conducted a yoga session in which 03 officers, 19 Subordinate officers ,55 others ranks, 18 families, 25 children and 42 civilians participated at THQ campus and 02 officers, 28 subordinate officers and 235 Jawans participated on different FDLs on LC enthusiastically. In this special session, force’s leadership participated alongwith Prahari Pariwar. On this occasion various Competitions focusing on potential health benefits of adopting yoga in day today life style like quiz Competition, drawing competition, essay competition and dance of school boys were also organized and the best 03 participants in each event were rewarded by the Commandant 168 Bn BSF.
Addressing the gathering, Shri Pradeep Singh, Commandant said that Yoga has been accepted universally and it is being celebrated as a festival across the world today. It is not associated with any religion and being accepted by all. It is being celebrated across the country to make personnel stress free and raise awareness among the force personnel.