Rs 1.44 crore yoga project for Jharkhand cops to take off on International Yoga Day
By Abha Manakatala - Wed Jun 08, 1:07 pm
Come the International Yoga day on June 21 and the cops in Jharkhand will start doing yoga on a daily basis.
Toward the same end,Rs 1.44 crore worth equipments are being procured by the Jharkhand police headquarters.The aim is to make the state police personnel do yoga on a daily basis to cope with the stress and strain of dealing with crime and the Left Wing Extremists in Jharkhand.
These police personnel were associated with Jharkhand Armed Police (JAP), Indian Reserve Battalion (IRB), District Police, State Industrial Security Force (SISF), Special Task Force (STF), Jharkhand Police Academy and Jungle Warfare School.
To make them do yoga,the state police management plans to hire private qualified yoga gurus,each to be paid a monthly wage varying between Rs 13,500 to Rs 27,000.