New Delhi, Five times world champion and Olympic medal winner MC Mary Kom has been named as brand ambassador of Tribes India, an initiative of Ministry of Tribal Affairs.
Union Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram on Thursday announced that Mary Kom will be an Ambassador of Tribes India. Four video advertisements of tribal products were also displayed on this occasion, where Mary Kom seen promoting them. Tribes India sells products manufactured by Indian Aboriginal society. It has shops and sales centers throughout the country.
Mary Kom expressed her happiness over joining Tribes India and said that she too belongs to the tribal society and being appointed as brand ambassador will bring great change in the life of tribal community economically. Mary Kom is also a Rajya Sabha member.
Jual said that Mary Kom is a source of inspiration for tribal society and is famous all over the world. Her image will increase the tribal products in market. In this regard, the ‘Punch Tantra’ collection was also unveiled during the event.