Dibrugarh, Oct 1: The Prime Minister of India initiated the fit India movement on 15th August lthis year with objective of inspiration to citizens for health consciousness and improving the fitness level. The CRPF in entire nation organised various physical activities of this movement in addition to its existing practice of physical endeavors.
Commandant-171 BN CRPF Sh Pradumn Kumar Singh started the “Fit India Freedom Run ” of CRPF officer , personnel and their families. During his inaugural speech Singh stressed upon the importance of this movement in day-to-day life of every citizen including force personnel and their families irrespective of age.
He cited that jogging, running and other physical activities have also been identified as important measure to fight against present crisis of corona pandemic being instrumental in enhancing capacity heart and lungs.Commandant -171 BN CRPF told that this run has been organized by all CRPF establishments nationwide simultaneously today from 0700 hours to 0900 hours.
During the event by 171 BN CRPF at Dibrugarh 360 force personnel of various ranks including officers SOs, Jawans and their families participated .The CRPF theme song “ Desh Ke Hum Hain Rakshak ” was played which was very encouraging for participants as well as local public.