Hyderabad: South cinema's evergreen star Nagarjuna Akkineni handed over the keys of  BMW X5 SUV to badminton champion PV Sindhu. The gift was presented by Nagarjuna on behalf of V Chamundeswaranath, vice-president of Telangana Badminton Association at the Annapurna Studios in Hyderabad.

Chamundeswaranath (aka Chamundi) is known for gifting cars to talented sportspersons. This car is the 22nd vehicle presented by him to a sports star.

PV Sindhu's coach Pullela Gopichand was present when she was presented this expensive gift. Sindhu's parents P V Ramana and P Vijaya were also present.

Nagarjuna said, "It is terrific on part of Chamundi to honour these outstanding achievers and more so when he also makes it a point to present the young achievers too."

He also praised the coach and said, "I must congratulate Gopi for all his selfless efforts in producing such champions."


 In August, PV Sindhu had won the World Badminton Championship. She will soon play China Open Super 1000 tournament.