VVS Laxman supports transgenders
Posted January 10, 2018 (2 weeks ago) at 12:38
Cricketers are not just showcased on the field earning crores of rupees through match fee or endorsements. There are some champion players who are actively involved in social causes and are brand ambassadors of campaigns against evils that gnaw at society.
VVS Laxman, the former Indian batsman and presently occupied himself as a commentator, is in the news now, for his dedication to a demanding social call extending his support for the equality of transgenders.
A lady, Rachna Mudraboyina, who is based in Hyderabad has started a YouTube Channel Transvision with Sonia Shaikh and Anjali Kalyanapu to highlight the problems and myths surrounding the transgender community.
Cricketer, Laxman has endorsed in so many social causes, recently tweeted saying “May there be no discrimination against anyone and may we live with inclusiveness”.
This was well received by everyone and many came in support of his tweet. Batting legends like Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid earlier promoted many such causes. Tendulkar even adopted a village in Andhra Pradesh and is a brand ambassador of Kerala Government’s fight against drugs.
While Rahul Dravid has been an active promoter of drive safely campaign of Karnataka Government among many others. He is also seen on television, campaigning about ill-effects of smoking and Cigarettes.