Kolkata: The celebrations of the Khelo India Youth Games 2022 Madhya Pradesh has engulfed the capital city in a festive mood. Locals and visitors at Bhopal’s Upper Lake Area, home to the MP Water Sports Academy were taken by surprise when they saw India’s best BBoy Arif Chaudhary also known as Flying Machine grooving to the catchy anthem song of the games ‘Hindustan Ka Dil Dhadka Do’, sung by famous playback singer Shaan.
Arif along with fellow dancer BBoy Kareem, who hails from the United States of America were seen replicating the famous hook step with the KIYG2022MP mascot Asha – The Cheetah. BBoy Kareem is in the city to train talented break dancers who were selected through a talent search program for the upcoming break dance academy by the state government.
Arif, Kareem and Nitin soon found company from youngsters and locals from the city in huge numbers and the MP WaterSports Academy in the Upper Lake area revealed in a fun filled Sunday evening with people grooving to the catchy tune of the anthem song.
The 5th Khelo India Youth Games 2022 Madhya Pradesh will be hosted across eight cities in the state viz; Bhopal, Indore, Gwalior, Jabalpur, Ujjain, Mandla, Balaghat and Khargone. The games will officially begin with the opening ceremony slated on January 30 and culminate on February 11. A total of 27 sports will see over 5000 athletes from across the country compete for their respective states.