Union Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports, Kiren Rijiju is taking his sportsman spirit to a whole new level. He signed up for the viral #BottleCapChallenge, a fad that has been taking the online space by storm from the past few weeks. In a video shared on Instagram, the Sports Minister can be seen untwisting the cap of a bottle with a roundhouse kick. Ever since it has been posted, the video has garnered over a million views.
The video has reaped positive response from netizens who went on to call him the ‘fittest MP from Northeast’. While other few went on to say that Rijiju's attempt at the challenge was better than Hollywood star Jason Statham's.
The Internet has hosted several online challenges in the past couple of years. After the 'Kiki Challenge' that took the internet by storm last year, the 'bottle cap challenge' has become the current sensation with celebrities around the world giving it a go.
Meanwhile, Bollywood celebrities in the likes of Akshay Kumar, Kunal Khemmu and Govinda have also taken up the viral challenge and one can say have completely aced it!