Mangaluru: Yoga Federation of India held a press meet at the Press Club Urwa here on Jan 8.
Addressing the mediapersons Vice President YFI, Gangadharappa said “The 40th National Yoga Championship is scheduled to be held from 10th January to 14th January at Anananda Alva Campus, Moodbidri. The program will be inaugurated on 10 January at 3:00 PM by Oscar Fernandes. The Guest of Honour will be Health Minister UT Khader and Sports Minister Abhaychandra Jain will preside over the function.”
“The Yoga Federation of India was made several years ago to popularize yoga all over the world. The objective of YFI is to encourage state yoga associations in all the states. However yoga has gained popularity all around the world, therefore we are organizing this championship in Mangaluru to encourage the students of DK district. We hope that the National Championship will be a successful event”.