Shilpa Shetty Kundra leads India to set new Guinness World Record with plankathon
Shilpa Shetty Kundra, India has set a new record with 2,353 people, led by Bollywood actor and fitness enthusiast Shilpa Shetty Kundra, holding the abdominal plank position for 60 seconds, breaking the earlier record created by China.
India has achieved a new spot on the Guinness World Records as 2,353 people, led by Bollywood actor and fitness enthusiast Shilpa Shetty Kundra, held the abdominal plank position for 60 seconds simultaneously on Sunday. The initiative was organised by Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Company at the Armed Forces Medical College ground in Pune.
India set the new record breaking the earlier record created by China where 1,779 people held a plank for 60 seconds at the Central Park in Lu’an, Anhui, China on March 18 in 2017. Sharing her excitement, Shilpa told IANS, “Anything to do with fitness and somewhere to bring about a change and create awareness on fitness… I will always be there. As I always say that health is important, I will be supportive to anyone who is making choices towards that direction.”