South Central Railway celebrated the 09thInternational Day of Yoga on a grand scale across the zone. As part of the same, Indian Railways Institute of Signal Engineering and Telecommunications (IRISET); Indian Railways Institute of Financial Management (IRIFM) and Zonal Railway Training Institute (ZRTI) held the Yoga day celebrations at their respective institutes in Secunderabad today i.e., 21st June, 2023.
At Indian Railways Institute of Signal Engineering and Telecommunications (IRISET), Shri Sudhir Kumar, Director General along with other senior officers, faculty members, staff and trainees participated in the Yoga demonstration. Around 200 trainees and staff were present and participated enthusiastically. Shri Sudhir Kumar while addressing the gathering emphasized on the importance of Yoga and the need to embrace yoga to balance body and mind. He stressed upon the theme of this year which is “Yoga for Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam”. IRISET conducts yoga classes on all working days for the benefit of trainees, faculty, staff and their family members.
At Zonal Railway Training Institute, Moula-Ali, Shri G. Yadagiri, Principal along with around 600 trainees, faculty, staff members and their families participated in the program. Shri Yadagiri encouraged the trainees and staff to practice in the regular daily yoga sessions being conducted at the ZRTI campus. He also emphasized on importance of the dayand thethemeof9thinternationalYoga dayas ‘Vasudhaiva kutumbakam’.
At Indian Railways Institute of Financial Management, Shri Prashant Mishra, Director General, IRIFM along with other officers, trainees and staff participated in a Yoga Session on campus duly emphasising the importance of Yoga in daily life.