Tennis player Sania Mirza will be the brand ambassador of the newly-formed Telangana state. This was announced by Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao of the state who also gave Mirza a cheque of Rs.1 crore for “training new players and preparation for the upcoming tournaments.”
As the brand ambassador of Telangana, Mirza is expected to promote the new state’s interests in India and abroad. On the occasion, Rao said that Telangana is proud of Sania Mirza, a true Hyderabadi. “In international tennis, she is ranked No. 5 and we wish she becomes No. 1 very soon,’’ hoped Rao.