The Hush Post| 7:46 pm|one-minute-read|
West Bengal Chief Minister is a fitness freak. On Thursday, Mamata Banerjee ran 10 kilometres in the Darjeeling hills to create awareness on the conservation of the environment.
Banerjee was also accompanied by senior bureaucrats, police officers and local Trinamool Congress workers in the picturesque hill town of Kurseong in Darjeeling district.
CM Mamata Banerjee takes nature walk early morning in Kurseong today, CM Mamata Banerjee through her social media page posted says good health is the key to success, Morning walk, Jogging and healthy breakfast helps us healthy and stay fit@MamataOfficial pic.twitter.com/RXNniRqb2u
— विवेक बारूई (@VivekBarui) October 24, 2019
Banerjee marched 5 km downhill from Kurseong to the Mahanadi area and then back to observe the International Day of Climate Action.
She interacted with the locals during the march and spoke pertaining to the issues related to environment conservation and keeping the greenery intact.
In a tweet, she urged people to take a pledge to make every effort to save the planet through environmental conservation.
During the run, CM Mamata Banerjee kept a close watch on the Maharashtra and Haryana assembly election results.
Known for her passion for walking, Banerjee is often seen going on evening walks in Kolkata and squeezes time out of her busy schedule to have walk sessions. During her walk sessions, she also asks journalists and government officials, including senior police personnel, to accompany her in order to keep themselves fit. She also works daily on the treadmill.
She covers miles after miles daily without any fatigue.