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The Prabhat Tara ground is getting decked up. Security is being tightened. Top officials are busy mobilizing Yoga gurus. All these and much more efforts were on to greet   Prime Minister Narendra Modi and help him lead the  International Day of Yoga (IDY) celebrations in Ranchi on June 21.

This historic event is slated to be held at a function at Prabhat Tara ground where approximately 30,000 people are expected to participate. Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das addressed media persons inside Suchna Bhawan in Ranchi on Saturday.

As per the plan, there is going to be a curtain raiser to the main event. It is planned to be attended by several state dignitaries, besides the Yoga organizations and gurus. 

The Yauish Ministry has requested the stake-holding ministries and departments of the central and state governments and other related institutions to work in a coordinated manner to observe the IDY in accordance with national priorities and to secure long term gains in the area of public health and well-being.

Back in Ranchi, Yoga followers and teachers were in cheers."We are proud of our honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modi for holding this international event in Ranchi", said Yoga guru Swami Muktrath.


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