New Delhi, Nov 25: News24 is taking a unique initiative to appreciate and encourage the dynamic young power of the country as it is the youth in whose hands lie the future of a nation. News 24 takes immense pride in honoring highly successful boxer Vijender Singh.
The Young India is laying the foundation of a New India, an India that is making a world-wide impression. The world is taking note of you, and it's time to celebrate your success. News24 is taking the lead in promoting and honouring the youth of India with its first edition of Jashn-e-Youngistan. At this mega event, the young heroes like you from different walks of life will be honoured. This is a small gesture on our part to recognise your contribution to the society, and in turn helping India to make an indelible mark globally.
Celebrities representing the entire spectrum of society will grace Jashn-e-Youngistan to recognise and appreciate your achievements. The event will be beamed live to billions of homes around the world.
Who is Vijender Singh?
Vijender Singh Beniwal also known as Vijender Singh is an Indian professional boxer and the current WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight Champion and WBO Oriental Super Middleweight Champion from Kaluwas, Bhiwani district in Haryana. Vijender practiced boxing at the Bhiwani Boxing Club where coach Jagdish Singh recognised his talent and encouraged him to take up boxing. He was coached by the Indian Boxing Coach Jagdish Singh. At the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics, he defeated Carlos Góngora of Ecuador 9–4 in the quarterfinals which garnered him a bronze medal—the first ever Olympic medal for an Indian boxer.