A passenger performs squats at Anand Vihar ISBT station, Friday. Passengers will get a free platform ticket, which costs Rs 10, if they perform 30 squats. (Express Photo: Amit Mehra)
Thirty squats can now earn you a platform ticket worth Rs 10 at Anand Vihar ISBT station, in an initiative aimed at promoting fitness. This is possible thanks to a new machine — equipped with sensors and cameras. Read in Malayalam
“This is part of the Fit India Movement, and is the first to be installed at any railway station in India,” said Manoj K Singh, senior manager of business operations at UDS, which manages the station. The machine costs Rs 3.1 lakh.