PV Sindhu appointed Group-I officer in Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh Chief minister ‘N Chandrababu Naidu’ handed over the offer letter to the Rio Olympics silver medallist ‘P V Sindhu’ (21-year) as a Group-I officer. Earlier, Chandrababu Naidu had promised a Group-I post to Sindhu when she won the silver medal in Olympics. Since 2013, She has been working with Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) and is currently an assistant manager (sports) at its Hyderabad office. In Olympics history, Sindhu has become the fifth Indian woman (Karnam Malleswari, Mary Kom, Saina Nehwal and Sakshi Malik) to clinch a medal.