ON THE PATH OF FIT­NESS

Hindustan Times (Lucknow) - Live - - CITY | MY CITY -

Fri­day morn­ing over hun­dred cy­clists were out in Gomti Na­gar area to spread the mes­sage ‘healthy joints keeps the body healthy.’ The oc­ca­sion was World Arthri­tis Day and to mark the same cy­clothon, yoga and Zumba ses­sions were or­gan­ised jointly by Healthc­ity Hos­pi­tal and Arthri­tis Foun­da­tion of Lucknow.

Mayor Sanyukta Bha­tia flagged off the cy­clothon. Dr Sandeep Kapoor and Dr Sandeep Garg co­or­di­nated the en­tire event. Among par­tic­i­pants were Dr AS Pandey, Dr Pulkit Singh, Dr AM Sid­diqui, Prof Vi­neet Sharma Hod Orthopaedics, KGMU, Prof Surya Kant HoD res­pi­ra­tory medicine, KGMU and Navneet Se­h­gal, prin­ci­pal sec­re­tary Khadi and Ru­ral In­dus­tries. The ses­sions were con­ducted by ex­perts.

“Ex­er­cise, whichever one may choose, should be an in­te­gral part of life. In fact, for all age ex­er­cise has an im­por­tant role to play. For men­tal health too ad­e­quate ex­er­cise is re­quired,” said Dr Kapoor.

Cy­clothon and yoga ses­sions to mark World Arthiri­tis Day

DHEERAJ DHAWAN/HT

Sandeep Garg, Navneet Se­h­gal & Sandeep Kapoor.

Mayor Sanyukta Bha­tia

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