17-APR-2018: Dept of Physical Education begins ?International Day of Yoga? observations
Aligarh, April 17: As the world gears up for mass yoga sessions and other events to mark the observance of ?International Day of Yoga? on June 21, the Department of Physical Education, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has taken the lead by becoming one of the first public institutions to organise an event to honour Yoga as it conducted an essay-writing competition in which school, college and university students participated.
Prof Brij Bhushan Singh (Chairperson, Department of Physical Education) said that the competition was organised to educate students on the importance of Yoga and wellness.
Dr Naushad Waheed Ansari was the coordinator of the competition. Prof Ikram Hussain, Prof Zamirullah Khan, Dr Rajendra Singh, Dr Merajuddin Faridi, Dr Sayed Khurram Nisar, Dr M Arshad Bari, Mr Fuzail Ahmad, Ms Nazia Khan and Mr Taufiq Ahmad were also present on the occasion.
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