Soldiers at the BSF Auxiliary Training Center, Jodhpur performed Yoga along with their camels on the occasion of International Yoga Day. This act of BSF soldiers is being highly criticised as they can been performing yoga asanas on the back of camels that are laid on the floor.
A Twitter user Om Thanvi who writes his bio as an Ex-Editor, Jansatta, shared the pictures of the incident and said, “Ruthless Yoga! Doing yoga on the back of a camel by tying the feet and laying it on the floor like a carpet is not Yoga, it is cruelty.”
The photos of BSF soldiers from International Yoga day are going viral on social media, several social media users including celebrities criticised them over animal cruelty.
“So cruel..defies the whole purpose..sick!” wrote Urmila Matondkar.
“Why are they subjecting poor camels to this discomfort?” wrote another user.
The netizens are demanding authorities to take strict action against the act.