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Sports Minister Launches Age Appropriate Fitness Protocols

Odisha Sports and Youth Services Minister Tusharkanti Behera unveiled the Age Appropriate Fitness Protocols’ in Odia, under the Fit India movement.

The protocols in the form of three books, will create awareness on the benefits of adopting an active lifestyle.

The Protocols has been jointly developed by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare and Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports. It has been designed for three age groups- 5 to 18 years, 18 to 65 years and above 65 years.

“I am happy to launch the ‘Age Appropriate Fitness Protocols and Guidelines in Odia’ under the Fit India Movement. These protocols include simple tests and basic guidelines that demystifies what it means to stay fit and active. The launch of the protocols in regional language is a significant step,” the Minister said.