SACHIN TENDULKAR AND HRITHIK ROSHAN SALUTE 24-YEAR-OLD MOUNTAINEER ARJUN VAJPAI
Joining Mountain Dew, these celebrities take to social media to congratulate the mountaineer as he completes his summit
Unstoppable from the age of 16, Arjun Vajpai has established himself as one of the youngest Indian professional mountaineers since he was named the ‘Third Youngest Indian to climb Mt. Everest’ in 2010. The Mountain Dew ambassador successfully completed his expedition up the world’s third highest peak, Mt. Kangchenjunga. With this, he now becomes the youngest mountaineer in the world to scale six peaks above 8000 metres.
Hrithik Roshan took to social media today to congratulate the young mountaineer. He said that he knows how long and hard Arjun had trained for this victory. Hrithik Roshan essayed his role in the latest campaign of Mountain Dew ‘Risk Utha, Naam Bana’ that celebrates the inspiring journey of the young mountaineer.
Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar also congratulated Arjun on Twitter. He said Arjun’s journey has always been inspiring and rounded it off with #DreamsComeTrue. Telegu superstar Akhil Akkineni also followed suited and saluted Arjun Vajpai by saying his story is inspiring.
The ‘Risk Takers of India’ platform showcases real life heroes and celebrates their stories of courage. As part of this campaign, Mountain Dew captured Arjun’s inspiring story through a TVC earlier this year, where brand ambassador and Bollywood superstar Hrithik Roshan essayed the role of the young mountaineer.
You can catch the complete story of Arjun’s journey at Mountain Dew India under the series titled ‘Kangchenjunga Calling’.