Ace tennis star of India Sania Mirza has achieved yet another jewel in her crown on Tuesday, when she was appointed for United Nations’ good will ambassador for women empowerment. In her new responsibility, she would help raise awareness on violence against women.
She generated much curiosity among her fans with her tweet in the afternoon. She tweeted “Very exciting news to share this afternoon.. Stay tuned.” Speaking to media later, Sania, who was recently appointed as the brand ambassador of Telangana, said she would perform her responsibilities accorded by the United Nations, at her level best.
She said she would fight for eradicating violence against the women and standing against all obstacles. She opined that there is a clear discrimination against women in the society. Later in a series of tweets, the tennis star revealed “Honoured to be the UN good will ambassador for women empowerment and to fight for violence against women.”