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    21 Mar 07:40 AM


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    Anand Mahindra keeps his promise, gifts electric car to R Praggnanandhaa's parents. Chess prodigy reacts

    R Praggnanandhaa's X post on getting an electric car as a gift from Anand Mahindra has won people's hearts.

    R Praggnanandhaa took to X to share his reaction on how his parents felt after receiving an electric car as a gift from Anand Mahindra. He also shared a few pictures of his family with the vehicle. His words of appreciation for the business tycoon have won people's hearts.

    Why did Anand Mahindra gift a car to R Praggnanandhaa?
    In 2023, a picture of R Praggnanandhaa's mother proudly looking at his son went viral on social media. The image was captured after the chess prodigy made it to the finals of the FIDE World Cup in Baku, Azerbaijan.

    At that time, Anand Mahindra re-shared the picture on X and wrote, "Maa, tujhe Salaam (Mother, salute to you)". In response, an X user posted, "Sir, he also deserves Mahindra's Thar!" referencing how Anand Mahindra often gift cars to athletes for their outstanding performances.

    Source - Hindustan Times