The Ministry of AYUSH is scheduled to organize an event on the occasion of World Health Day at the Red Fort to demonstrate the common yoga practice, according to the official statement.
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla is likely to be the chief guest of the event, according to the statement. The event will also see the presence of several Union Ministers, Members of Parliament, Ambassadors from various countries, prominent sports personalities and Yoga Gurus.
Apart from World Health Day, Thursday is also the 75th day of the countdown to International Yoga Day (IYD). The Ministry along with its various stakeholders has prepared a countdown program of 100 days for the 8th International Day of Yoga, in which 100 organizations are promoting Yoga in 100 locations, and cities.
Every year on 7 April, people all over the world celebrate World Health Day. This year this day will mark the seventieth anniversary of WHO (World Health Organisation).
UNGA to vote on suspension of Russia from UNHRC
The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) is scheduled to decide on the suspension of Russia from the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC).
The UN General Assembly will continue its Emergency Special Session Thursday morning and the gathering will be open and discourses will be accessible on camera through UNTV, CNN cited the representative for the leader of the UNGA, Paulina Kubiak Greer, as saying.