Andhra Pradesh Chief minister Chandrababu Naidu tried his hand at Badminton against Silver Medalist at the Olympics PV Sindhu in Vijayawada .
After after being felicitated by Telangana government , Sindhu got a grand welcome in Vijayawada too. A huge crowd lined up the streets of Vijayawada to greet Sindhu.
Interestingly, Chandrababu played badminton with Sindhu on the dais at the start of the event. He felicitated Sindhu and her coach Pullela Gopichand.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister also announced a reward of Rs 25 lakh to shuttler Kidambi Srikanth of Guntur and offered a Group-2 job . Another Olympian Rajini will also get Rs 25 lakh and a Group-2 job in the government. Naidu also felicitated chess grandmaster Koneru Humpy and Gopichand’s wife and former badminton player Srilakshmi .