Mahindra Group Chairman, Anand Mahindra, praised a six-year-old girl for her batting skills in a viral video. He reacted to a clip posted by The Better India, which shows a little girl displaying good batting sense at a very young age.
Mahindra was impressed with the shot selection and he tagged Union Minister for Youth Affairs, Kiren Rijiju, to keep an eye on the talented girl. The girl identified as Mehak Fathima hails from Kozhikode and she has become an internet sensation after the video went viral.
"Are you not teaching me because I am a girl?", six-year-old Mehak Fathima from Kozhikode asked her father after she saw him teaching her three-year-old brother. So he taught her too. Now, look at this little star!", wrote The Better India while sharing the video.
Mahindra presented the little girl to the world and caller her India's future superstar. “I keep getting forwards about kids around the globe being prodigies in soccer or basketball. Ok world, here’s our future superstar. @KirenRijiju let’s keep an eye on this young lady & not let her talent be wasted... (sic),” he tweeted.