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Fitness is 0 per cent investment with infinite returns: Narendra Modi

The campaign is aimed at encouraging people to include physical activity in their everyday lives

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“Fitness is 0 per cent investment with infinite returns,” Prime Minister Narendra Modi said while launching a nationwide Fit India Movement, which he believes will take the country towards a healthier future.

At a colourful ceremony, which included a presentation of India’s indigenous martial art forms, dances and sports, Modi said, “Fitness has always been an integral part of our culture. But there is indifference towards fitness issues now. A few decades back, a normal person would walk 8-10km in a day, do cycling or run. But with technology, physical activity has reduced. We walk less now and the same technology

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First Published: Aug 29 2019 | 10:55 PM IST

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