Bas #5MinuteAur: Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore comes with this new challenge on Twitter

Written by Newsroom Staff January 9, 2019 15:10

New Delhi: Union Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Wednesday urged the youth of the nation to simply go out and play, ahead of the second edition of the annual Khelo India Youth Games.

Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, Khelo India initiative
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore

Rathore, a silver medallist at the 2004 Athens Olympics, posted a video on microblogging site Twitter and asked netizens to share their experiences with the hashtags #5MinuteAur and #KheloIndia, in an attempt to push more kids to take up sports in our country.

“Bas #5MinuteAur-haven’t v all asked fr it-in playgrounds,exam halls or on the phone? Let’s b the voice of our young athletes & say it loud- #5MinuteAur #KheloIndia Aur Khelenge Toh Aur Jitenge!(sic),” wrote Rathore along with a video. The minister also tagged Virat Kohli, Saina Nehwal, Deepika Padukone, and Salman Khan to take up the challenge.

This is how celebrities, sports persons responded till now on Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore’s challenge