The armed forces commemorated International Day of Yoga by practising yogasanas on June 22, 2015. Army organised the highest yoga camp at Siachen, the world’s highest battlefield at 18,800 ft. When the session began at 7.00 am, the temperature was -40C. Soldiers had to wear special clothing for that weather and spread their mats over the snow. Sessions were also held in units across the country.
Navy: Even warships in the South China Sea practised yoga.
Air Force: Almost every formation and unit practised yoga on that day.