Renault India honoured the Tokyo Olympics flagbearer and legendary boxer, MC Mary Kom at a simple function on August 28.
The car maker presented a Renault Kiger compact SUV to the ace boxer.
Country CEO & managing director at Renault India Operations, Venkatram Mamillapalle, handed over the keys of the brand-new Kiger to MC Mary Kom and congratulated her for being an inspiration for the nation.
“MC Mary Kom is the third woman athlete, after Shiny Wilson and Anju Bobby George to be India’s flag-bearer at the Olympics. Veteran boxer Mary Kom has always made the country proud, be it inside or outside the boxing ring,” a statement from the company said.
Earlier, Renault India gifted the new compact SUV to Tokyo Olympics medallists Mirabai Chanu and Lovlina Borgohain.