Mysuru, January 20:- SGS International Yoga Foundation and Research Institute organised national-level Yoga and Sports Competition at Kalinga Rao Auditorium at Dasara Exhibition Ground here on Sunday.
Seer Bhashyam, Dr M Niranjan Murthy of the foundation, Mysuru-Kodagu MP Pratap Simha and MLA SA Ramadass inaugurated the competition.
“Yoga is our culture. We have inherited yoga for centuries. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has got yoga a prominent place in the world. I thank him for that,” said the director of Morarji Desai Yoga Institute, Eshwar Basava Reddy.
Yoga and athletic competitions were held in about 10 sections. Winners of the yoga competition will be selected for international- level yoga competition. Achievers in various fields were felicitated on the occasion. (MR/KS)