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What Happened on 19 June 2017


Indian missions abroad gearing up to celebrate International Yoga Day

According reports, Indian missions abroad are gearing up to celebrate the International Yoga Day on June 21. Ever since the declaration of June 21 as the International Yoga Day by the United Nations, Indian missions have played a major role in celebrating Yoga Day across the globe with much fanfare. Indian missions in France, the US, Switzerland, Uganda, Kenya, Australia and Sri Lanka organised yoga sessions today ahead of the International Yoga Day.




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