Salman Khan who is also the good will ambassador of Rio Olympics congratulated badminton player PV Sindhu on her performance. Sindhu brought a silver medal in the singles badminton final match at the Rio Olympics to India.
In a nail biting match, PV Sindhu lost to Spain’s Carolina Marin 2-1.
Like other distinguished personalities who tweeted about Sindhu, Salman took to the micro blogging website too. He shared a picture of him and the shuttler with a a caption, “Saw d finals on tv with my mom and told her I hv a picture with Sindhu . Proud .” (sic).
Salman Khan had earlier declared he would be giving a cheque of Rs 1,01,000 to every Olympian. He’d tweeted that he’s doing this to value the challenging word of the sportspersons.
Interestingly, Salman ’s last release ‘Sultan’ also was about fall and the rise of a wrestler. In this sports drama, he stuck all the right chords, in which Salman was the wrestler who fought against all odds to bring a medal for the nation. ‘Sultan’ is the most successful movie with regard to box office sets, of this year and has minted over Rs 600 crore world-wide.