Panaji: The department of education has directed that the schools in the state should send a compliance report as regards the celebration of the International Day of Yoga by them, to the state project director, Goa Samagra Shiksha, for onward submission to the Ministry of Human Resource Development. The report needs to be accompanied by photographs of the same.
“5th International Day of Yoga is to be celebrated on June 21, 2019, all over the world. The government has decided to take forward the momentum created by the International Day of Yoga, 2019 with greater and more active participation of youth during the current
year’s celebration,” a department circular states. “The main programme would be the mass yoga demonstrations from 7 am to 8 am at the state, district, block and panchayat level, as per the Common Yoga Protocol (CYP) developed by the Ministry of AYUSH,” it adds.
The DoE circular further states, “It is therefore enjoined upon all the heads of schools to extend full cooperation by encouraging participation of students/ staff in large numbers to observe this at school level as well as at different levels so as to make the International Day of Yoga, a grand success.”