Indian actor and philanthropist Sonu Sood has always been a step forward to aid those in need, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. The ‘Dabangg’ star has added another feather to his cap by becoming the brand ambassador of India at the Special Olympics to be held in Russia.
Sonu took to his Instagram account today to express his pride in being the ambassador and wrote “Feeling proud today as I’m chosen to be the Brand Ambassador for India at the #Special Olympics to be held in Russia! I’m sure our champions will make us proud and I wish them all the best! Jai Hind
The announcement came after the virtual inaugural session of the games which witnesses families, officials and volunteers. Opening up about his role to lead the Indian contingent to Russia next year, he said, “Today is a very special day for me and I am delighted to join this journey of Inclusion with Special Olympics Bharat. Through their sporting achievements, each and every Special Olympics Athlete redefines the human spirit that stands tall in the face of every challenge.”. He also said that he will encourage the athletes to give their best and cheer them with “such enthusiasm that the roar of support will echo back home in India as well.”