International Yoga Day was celebrated at BPCL virtually, with Shri D. Rajkumar C&MD, BPCL, leading the BPCL team by performing yoga asanas and meditation from his home – the theme of the International Yoga day being “Yoga at Home and Yoga with family”.
On this occasion, he was joined by Shri Arun Singh Director (M), Shri N. Vijayagopal Director (F), Shri Sunil Jain, CVO and other senior officials from their home. A plethora of initiatives was undertaken at BPCL on this momentous occasion. A talk on BPCL Radio platform BPC TARANG by Mr. Nrapendra Singh Manager (Sales) LPG, who is a Yoga expert and a practitioner, was organised on “Yoga and its effectiveness on our well being”. The star sportspersons of BPCL, from Shreyas Iyer (cricketer), Kuldeep Yadav (cricketer) , Tushar Khandekar, (former Indian Hockey player and Olympian), Manasi Joshi (World Para-Badminton Champion), Jyothi Sureka , Manoj Sarkar, Soumyajit Gjosh, Vishal Mane and others also joined in #YogaAtHome, performing asanas and pranayam which was posted in social media handles of BPCL.
BPCL social media handles also launched a contest “YOGA CHALLENGE” urging their more than 1 million followers to perform various asanas and upload their pictures.
A quiz contest was organised on Yoga for the employees with prizes for the winners.
Besides Staff at our Refineries, which operate round the clock,
the large workforce at our pan India network of Fuel Stations, also performed Yoga, maintaining social distance and taking other workplace precautions.