Dr Harsh Vardhan, who has been appointed as the Minister of Health & Family Welfare for a second consecutive term, arrived at the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in Delhi this morning on a cycle to take charge of his ministry.
Embarking the World Bicycle Day, he was seen riding a bicycle on his first day as the health minister.
After taking charge as the health minister, he tweeted that he was “grateful” to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for trusting him. He said, “Today, I took charge as the Health and Family Minister. I am thankful to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for trusting me. Health of the people of this country is the top priority of Modi government. I will put in best of my efforts to fulfill my responsibilities as a minister.”
Earlier this morning, to mark the World Bicycle Day, he had tweeted that cycling is his favorite sport.
Dr Harsh Vardhan has been appointed as the Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Minister of Science and Technology and Minister of Earth Sciences. He handled these ministries in the previous NDA government too.
GreenGoodDeed_237#Cycling is a simple,affordable, reliable,clean & environmentally sustainable means of transport.#UNGA has declared June 3 as #WorldBicycleDay to underline contribution of cycling to sustainable development goals. It’s my fav sport too 2 #BeatAirPollution @UN pic.twitter.com/eVYcRJLBva
— Dr Harsh Vardhan (@drharshvardhan) June 3, 2019