In response to the challenge, Kumaraswamy sought PM Modi's support, saying he was more concerned about the "fitness" of Karnataka.
"Dear @narendramodi ji I am honoured& thankU very much for d concern about my health". I believe physical fitness is important for all and support the cause. "Yoga and treadmill are part of my daily workout regime", he said, asserting that he was "more concerned about the development fitness of my state".
On Twitter, Modi said he also walks "on a track inspired by the Panchtatvas or 5 elements of nature - Prithvi, Jal, Agni, Vayu, Aakash".
The video comes after Modi was nominated by cricketer Virat Kohli.
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"The entire fraternity of fearless IPS officers, especially those above 40", the Prime Minister said. This is extremely refreshing and rejuvenating.
One of Narendra Modi's most enduring images as prime minister has him performing yoga on Rajpath, New Delhi's main boulevard, along with hundreds of Indians behind him.
Wearing a black tracksuit, Modi is seen walking on a track created around a tree, doing stretching exercise and sitting on a rock for meditation. In the video, PM Modi is seen practising several breathing exercises and some Yoga asanas.
Amid all the hullabaloo surrounding the #FitnessChallenge started by Union minister and victor of Olympic silver medalist in shooting, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, in May, all those BJP ministers (including the ones with fat bellies) busy posting their exercise videos on social media have forgotten that with just a few months in their hands before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections they first need to attend to the health of the nation. It was named #HumFitTohIndiaFit campaign where he urged the Indians to make their own fitness video and shared it on social media handles.