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Youth focus of Modis vision, connect with them: Shah to BJYM

first_imgNew Delhi, Apr 18 (PTI) BJP president Amit Shah today asked his partys youth wing to connect young voters to it, saying they were key in Prime Minister Narendra Modis vision of a new India.Addressing the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morchas national executive here, Shah said youths should be flag bearers of Indias culture and traditions and take lead in the countrys development.Be it Digital India, Start-Up India or Stand-up India, the youth is Modis focus, he said, asking the partys young leaders to reach out to the youngsters and popularise the governments works.He also asked youth leaders to focus on swachhta project and work on cleanliness in their areas, a BJP statement said.Shah spoke at length about the partys growth from 11- leader Jana Sangh, the BJPs forerunner, to its current strength of over 11 crore workers besides more than 330 MPs and 1385 MLAs.BJYM chief Poonam Mahajan said the outfit will organise a big programme to groom the countrys cultural talent and hold national- and state-level competitions to motivate sports talent. PTI KR KISlast_img read more

Richa Chadha’s 4-point regime for Panga

first_imgActress Richa Chadha has been training extensively for her role of a kabbadi player in the Kangana Ranaut starrer Panga. The film came to her at a time she was recovering from an injury.The Fukrey actor has been training with experts in the sport, but has taken on three other fitness routines for building her endurance. She has also taken on strength training, yoga and agility training, which have also proven beneficial in her recovery. Reportedly, she was a kabbadi player during her school days, which helped her train for the film too.”I wanted to [combine] my personal fitness goals with that of the film, which led me to collaborate with people like Mustafa [Ahmed, star fitness trainer] who created a fantastic strength and movement based fitness module for me,” said Chadha in a press statement on Thursday. “I have always loved doing new things for fitness and I’m glad I’m getting to experiment. I also went back to the roots of my school practice of doing Iyengar yoga and found myself attracted towards fusion belly dancing. All these new fitness routines [helped] in my overall fitness.”last_img read more