Anand Mahindra, chairman of Mahindra group who is known for the knack of his entrepreneurship skills is active on the social media platform more often than not. He always chips in with interesting, inspiring and entertaining posts.
The business magnate is often known to assist micro-entrepreneurs, encourage innovators and back the startups of common people in the country. The coolest business tycoons in India is an inspiration to millions of youngsters and at the same time, he is loved for his sense of humour and wittiness.
Anand Mahindra responds to Twitter user’s demand of Thar for PV Sindhu after Olympic Bronze win
PV Sindhu etched her name in the record books as she bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics 2020. She has now become the first Indian athlete to win 2 individual Olympic medals for India in Olympics.
The 26-year-old defeated Chinese Shuttler and world no.9 He Bing Jiao by 21-13 and 21-15. She came through with flying colours in the end to earn a bronze. Earlier, she lost the semi-finals by 18-21, 12-21 against top-ranked Taiwanese Shuttler, Tai Tzu Ying.
After winning the bronze medal, PV Sindhu said: “I didn’t know whether to be sad that I have a chance to play final or be happy that I have another chance. But I am very happy now with this medal and very proud.”
After she won bronze, fans started praising the athlete. PM Narendra Modi, Tapsee Pannu, Anand Mahindra, Abhinav Bindra heaped praise on her performance on social media. Meanwhile, there was one Twitter user who drew the attention of Twitter where he demanded the Mahindra Thar for PV Sindhu as an honour for her historic achievement.
The Twitter user, wrote, “She deserves Thar for her performance. #TharforPVsindhu”, and tagged Mahindra Group Chairman.
Anand Mahindra’s reply goes viral
The guy’s tweet also drew the attention of the Mahindra group’s chairman. In reply to his tweet, the entrepreneur told that she already owns a Mahindra Thar in her garage. He tweeted a picture of PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik riding a red Mahindra Thar from 2016.
He mentioned that after PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik won gold at the Rio Olympics 2016, the Mahendra firm had presented them with a brand-new personalised SUV. Sakshi earned a bronze medal, while PV Sindhu won a silver at the Rio Olympics. Anand Mahindra said: “She already has one in her garage”.
In another tweet, Mahindra wrote: “If there were an Olympics for mental strength, she would be on the top of the podium. Think about how much more resilience & commitment it requires to rise above a demoralising defeat & give it your all You’re still our Golden Girl @Pvsindhu1”.