ITBP preparing for Yoga Day

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ITBP preparing for Yoga Day

New Delhi : Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel in preparation for the upcoming International Yoga Day, are practicing yoga amidst snow and wind at an altitude of 15,000 feet in the Uttarakhand Himalayas. Last year, ITBP personnel did yoga at an altitude of 18,000 feet.

ITBP spokesperson Vivek Pandey said that Himveer practiced yoga on altitude of 15,000 feet in Uttarakhand before International Yoga Day. Preparations for the International Yoga Day are going on across the country which is celebrated every year on 21 June.

ITBP personnel are deployed in the security of the border even in below zero temperature on ridges and mountains the Indo-Tibetan border at times higher than 15,000 feet in the high Himalayan region of Uttarakhand.