Yoga Day Event In Surat Sets Guinness World Record
SURAT, (IANS) – The International Day of Yoga witnessed a remarkable achievement on June 21 as the city of Surat set a new Guinness World Record for the largest gathering of people for a yoga session in one place.
With a staggering participation of over one lakh people, the Yoga Day event surpassed the previous record, marking a momentous achievement for the state. The celebration witnessed the presence of Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel, who joined the state-level International Day of Yoga commemoration in the scenic Dumas area.
Addressing the enthusiastic crowd before the commencement of the yoga session, Chief Minister Patel announced that a whopping 1.25 crore people were participating in the Yoga Day celebration at 72,000 venues across the state.
Expressing his delight, Patel stated, “The Yoga Day event in Surat has set a new Guinness World Record for the largest gathering of people for a yoga session at one place.”