President Presents National Sports and Adventure Awards
The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind presented the National Sports & Adventure Awards at a function held at Rashtrapati Bhavan today (August 29, 2017).
14 young sports achievers also attended the ceremony. Four of them are gold medalists from the Asian School Championships for Athletics 2015, 1 gold medalist from the Asian School Championship for Swimming 2016 and 9 gold medalists from the Gymnasiade conducted by the International School Sport Federation in 2016.
Nita Ambani receiving the coveted ‘Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puruskar 2017’ from Honourable President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind on National Sports Day in New Delhi.
Mrs Ambani received the award on behalf of Reliance Foundation as its Chairperson, for her initiatives on grassroots sports.