P V Sindhu Is Now AP Sub-Collector
Amaravati: The Andhra Pradesh Assembly had passed an amendment bill to the AP Public Service Commission Act to facilitate the government to give Group I job to badminton player P V Sindhu.
Minister for Legislative Affairs, Yanamala Ramakrishnudu presented the Bill, even as the Opposition YSR Congress legislators continued their protest in the House seeking remunerative prices to the farmers.
Supporting the Bill, BJP floor leader Vishnukumar Raju thanked the government for offering Group I job to sports person Sindhu. He said that this act would encourage youth to take up sports as their career.
Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said that the government was committed to fulfil its promise of giving Group I job to Sindhu. He said that the TDP government had encouraged sports during its earlier stint and Sindhu winning silver medal in Olympics was the result of TDP’s support. He said that the government would now appoint Sindhu as Sub-Collector of the State government shortly. He further said that the government would also use her services to promote welfare activities of the government by appoint her as the State Ambassador.
The Chief Minister said that the government was committed to promote sports in the State and patronise sportspersons in the years to come.