Smt. Sushma Swaraj, Union Minister for External Affairs and Shri Shripad Naik, MoS(IC) M/o AYUSH launched the logo for International Yoga day here today. The logo was selected by the Committee of Yoga experts constituted by Ministry of AYUSH and has been approved by Hon’ble Prime Minister Sh. Narendra Modi.
Speaking on the occasion, MoS(IC) said that India will celebrate its 1st International Day of Yoga on 21st June, 2015 and various activities will be carried out all over the world to mark the occasion.
International Day of Yoga has got co-sponsorship of 177 countries and will be celebrated in 193 countries all over the world at the same point of time announced the Union Minister for External Affairs.
Senior officials of Ministry of AYUSH and External Affairs were also present on the occasion.