Bollywood star Ayushmann Khurrana has been enlisted to lead the initiative to inspire and encourage Indians to cheer for their athletes at the Special Olympics. The National Ambassador for UNICEF in India and a highly versatile actor known for his brand of progressive and socially relevant cinema, Ayushmann has been recognized by TIME Magazine as one of the most influential people in the world.
In his new role, Ayushmann will galvanize India to support their athletes headed to the Special Olympics in Berlin, Germany, this year. Speaking about the initiative, he said, “The potential for human beings to achieve greatness is limitless, and the Special Olympics Bharat Team is one shining example. I wish all the participants of this team the very best, and I know they will make us all proud.”
With Ayushmann’s inspiring presence, the initiative is sure to motivate people across the country to come together and show their support for India’s athletes. On the professional front, Ayushmann was last seen in the movie ‘An Action Hero’ and is now gearing up for the sequel to his hit 2019 film ‘Dream Girl.’