Hours after Sports Minister Col Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore kicked off the '5MinuteAur' challenge, asking everyone to share their childhood stories, Union MoS for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju has replied with his own video. Sharing his story on how he spent his 5 more minutes, he talks about his passion for Football and Athletics since his childhood, saying that he 'can still score'.
As a part of the challenge, Mr Rijiju shared a video of him playing Football enthusiastically on the field with ace footballer Baichung Bhutia and his team.
The video clip shows him all clad in the Football Jersey, pacing to score the goal.
Watch Union Minister Kiren Rijiju's #5MinuteAur challenge video here:
The Union Minister has further tagged Minister of Civil Aviation Suresh Prabhu, Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal and Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi to participate in the challenge and share their #5MinuteAur stories.
Earlier in 2018, Col Rathore had initiated the #FitnessChallenge, the goal of which was for people to post videos of a physical activity they do on a daily basis to keep fit. Participating in the #FitnessChallenge, Mr Rijiju had posted multiple videos of himself doing pushups and working out in the gym:
Col Rajyavardhan Rathore took to Twitter on Wednesday and spoke about the initiative in a video wherein he can be seen playing Table Tennis in an incredible manner. The initiative talks about how kids ask their parents and teachers for more time to play when they are asked to study. Inviting the new age to participate in the #5MinuteAur initiative, Rajyavardhan Rathore has asked them to share their stories with the world in order to extend support for the voices of the young athletes.
Along with the video, he posted a message which read, "Bas #5MinuteAur-haven't v all asked fr it-in playgrounds,exam halls or on the phone? Let's b the voice of our young athletes & say it loud- #5MinuteAur #KheloIndia Aur Khelenge Toh Aur Jitenge! Share ur story of #5MinuteAur"