A few minutes ago, Salman Khan tweeted a congratulatory message to Abhinav Bindra for being chosen as India’s Goodwill ambassador at Rio Olympics. Salman Khan, in his tweet, stated, “Three cheers for @Abhinav_Bindra,Olympic gold medalist& India’s Goodwill Ambassador #RioOlympics2016 #MakeIndiaProud”.
The very moment Salman Khan tweeted the aforesaid message, it sent out extremely confusing waves in the media. Everyone started contemplating whether Abhinav Bindra has replaced Salman Khan as India’s Goodwill ambassador at Rio Olympics, as Salman Khan’s appointment as the ambassador met with extremely mixed reactions.
If our sources are to be believed, then, Abhinav Bindra has not replaced Salman Khan as India’s Goodwill ambassador at Rio Olympics. On the contrary, both, Salman Khan and Abhinav Bindra will be together enjoying their stints as India’s Goodwill ambassadors at Rio Olympics.
Readers may recall that, earlier, when Salman Khan was appointed as the ‘Goodwill Ambassador, Abhinav Bindra congratulated him through his tweet, which stated, “Dear @BeingSalmanKhan, am sure you will use your tremendous goodwill to help Indian Olympic Sport and Olympic athletes In their pursuit towards excellence. Congratulations on being appointed ambassador of the Indian Olympic Team! @BeingSalmanKhan. An absolute honour which comes with great responsibility! @BeingSalmanKhan”.
Watch this space for developments.