Modi refuses selfies on Yoga Day
DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who often obliges people
with a selfie, on Sunday refused one to a volunteer while
participating in the yoga day event at Rajpath.
after addressing the gathering, Modi climbed down from the
podium to join over 35,000 participants to perform 'asanas'.
soon as the PM joined the front row to perform yoga, a young
woman wearing a 'volunteer' badge requested him for a selfie.
folded hands, the Prime Minister politely declined to oblige
her. As soon as he started practising asanas, the woman returned
with a colleague and took position behind him and started
performing yoga. Soon, securitymen in civil dress whisked
man, wearing a white headgear, approached the Prime Minister.
He too was whisked away.
is known to take selfies with world leaders and commoners
and posting them on social media.
of India (TOI)