However on Wednesday, the 67-year-old health fanatic took issues a step additional, sharing a video on-line inviting Indians to observe alongside along with his “refreshing and rejuvenating” morning train routine.
The 1.48 minute video reveals a barefooted Modi in an outside setting, flexing over a boulder and strolling backwards. He later walks on alongside a round monitor impressed by the “5 parts of nature,” whereas wielding a picket employees.
The Prime Minister is the newest high-profile Indian celeb to take up the #FitnessChallenge craze sweeping the nation, through which folks submit selfmade motivational health movies on-line, and problem others to do the identical.
Modi was initially challenged by Indian cricket captain Viraht Kohli on Twitter in Might.
Different Indian celebrities, similar to Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone, have responded to the problem, ensuing within the #FitnessChallenge changing into a trending matter on Twitter in India.
However not everybody was impressed by Modi’s video.
Though Chief Minister Kumaraswamy thanked Modi for the problem on Twitter, he additionally acknowledged that he was extra involved with the “growth health” of his state Karnataka.
The recognition of the video has seen it shortly reworked right into a meme, with folks folks inserting pictures of Modi exercising into well-known picture ops and scenes from historical past.