Sachin Tendulkar to present a BMW car to PV Sindhu

Member of Indian contingent at Rio Olympics 2016, PV Sindhu won the silver medal in Women’s Singles Badminton and made the entire nation proud. She is currently among the top trending topics and most talked about person in India, as she became the first woman from the nation to have won a silver medal in Olympics. ALSO READ: Watch Marathon runner slip, do ‘Misbah-ul-Haq-like’ push-ups at finish line in Rio Olympics 2016

There has been an excellent response over Sindhu’s medal-winning effort as millions of people from across the globe congratulated her on social media. It was surely a proud moment for the entire country and on this occasion, legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar will be presenting her a BMW car.

As reported by PTI, this news came through secretary of Badminton Association of India Punnaiah Chowdary, who said, “Sindhu will be gifted a BMW car by Mr. Chamudeswaranath and his friends. Mr. Sachin Tendulkar will be presenting the car to Sindhu.”

This is not the first time Tendulkar is presenting a car to an Indian Olympic medal winner. Earlier, Tendulkar gifted a car to Saina Nehwal, when she won a Bronze medal in 2012 London Olympics. ALSO READ: MS Dhoni bags INR 80 crore for rights of his biopic!

It’s a fact that sports persons other than cricketers are not given that much limelight and importance in India but gestures like these by a legendary cricketer will surely bring some change.