Lack of oxygen is a major challenge in the Himalayas to counter which, the ITBP jawans always practice yoga/ pranayam.
About 50 companies of the Force has been deployed on Amarnath Yatra route this year and ITBP jawans were seen heping yatries and securing yatra in highly professional manner.
High altitude and fighting with difficulties thereof posed by nature remains a big issue for the force but it adapts to the conditions brilliantly
by undergoing tough training and adopting yoga at those high altitude areas.
Every year, the Force personnel are seen celebrating Intrnational Day of Yoga specially on toughest altitude in bone chilling temperatures around.