Dehradun is preparing to host an event on International Yoga day which will be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. For this year’s national programme, Dehradun was chosen as per an official. Uttarakhand Chief Secretary Utpal Kumar Singh was informed about it through a letter by Ayush Secretary Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha.

June 21 marks as the International Yoga Day and Prime Minister Narendra Modi never misses a chance to be an active participant. Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said, “The prime minister has special feelings for Uttarakhand and he is coming to Dehradun on the International Yoga Day.”

He also told that the venue will be close to Forest Research Insitute (FRI).

We have pictures right from FRI Campus where the preparations are in full swing. Have a look:

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Last year, the program was organised in Lucknow. which was attended by PM Modi and Yogi Adityanath.

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