Salman Khan: Named to be Indian contingent's Goodwill Ambassador at Rio Olympics 2016 | Memsaab.com

Superstar Salman Khan who was yesterday named as the goodwill ambassador of the Indian contingent for the Rio Olympics to be held in August this year.

This is the first time that a film industry superstar has been chosen to as a goodwill Ambassador for the games.

This is the first time that a film industry superstar has been chosen to as a goodwill Ambassador for the games.
In This Image: Salman Khan
Salman Khan is busy in shooting for 'Sultan,' a sports-drama, which sees Salman in the role of a wrestler who rises from small-town origins to achieve international success.
 

However, the IOA reportedly chose 50-year-old Salman Khan as he is considered to be more connected with the youth and sportspersons.

However, the IOA reportedly chose 50-year-old Salman Khan as he is considered to be more connected with the youth and sportspersons.
In This Image: Salman Khan
It seems that Salman Khan is a youth icon and an inspiration for all bodybuilding fans across the country.

The Indian Olympic Association chose Salman Khan from a list of two to three candidates which also included Shah Rukh Khan and megastar Amitabh Bachchan.

The Indian Olympic Association chose Salman Khan from a list of two to three candidates which also included Shah Rukh Khan and megastar Amitabh Bachchan.
In This Image: Salman Khan
The Indian Olympic Association IOA, which made the great announcement at its headquarters in New Delhi

Superstar Salman Khan who was yesterday named as the goodwill ambassador of the Indian contingent for the Rio Olympics to be held in August this year.

Superstar Salman Khan who was yesterday named as the goodwill ambassador of the Indian contingent for the Rio Olympics to be held in August this year.
In This Image: Salman Khan
Superstar Salman Khan who was yesterday named as the goodwill ambassador of the Indian contingent for the Rio Olympics to be held in August this year.