As part of the Fit India movement, the central government launched the Fit India mobile application on Saturday August 29th. The fitness app was launched on the occasion of the second anniversary of the Fit India movement.
Launch of the Fit India app
Union Youth and Sports Minister Anurag Thakur on Saturday launched the Fit India mobile app at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium in Delhi. The mobile app is a personal trainer and fitness guide that aims to increase awareness of fitness as per the government statement.
The launch was made on the occasion of National Sports Day which is celebrated to mark the birthday of hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand.
Many prominent personalities including Minister of State for Sports Nisith Pramanik, Secretary for Sports Ravi Mittal, Director General of the Sports Authority of India (SAI) Sandeep Pradhan, and many more were in attendance. Tokyo Olympics hockey team captain Manpreet Singh also joined the event virtually.
Speaking on the occasion, Sports Minister Anurag Thakur said: âWith this app you will be able to monitor the number of steps you have taken, the amount of exercise you have done. fitness in this app and you can also compete with others. âHe also said that the app is a major tribute to Major Dhyan Chand who is an inspiration to the sportsmen of the country.
He also took to Twitter and shared the download link for the app. See his tweet:
How to download the Fit India mobile app?
The Fit India mobile app is available for Android and IOS platforms and has been developed to work even on basic smartphones. One can easily download the app for free from the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store starting today.
Follow the given steps to download the app:
- Go to Google Play Store or Apple App Store and search for the Fit India app.
- Download the app and start your fitness journey.
Plus, the app will provide an easy way to maintain a fitness routine. Some of its services include checking fitness level scores, tracking your steps, tracking sleep, tracking calorie intake, personalized diet plans, and more.