SpiceJet announces lifetime tickets to Olympics medal winners

Last Updated: Aug 14, 2012, 20:13 PM IST

New Delhi: Low cost carrier SpiceJet today announced it would provide free air tickets for life to Indian medal winners of the London Olympics.

Making the announcement, SpiceJet CEO Neil Mills said, "The nation is proud of their unprecedented performance. It is a matter of great honour for us to be associated with the sportspersons who brought recognition for India at London Olympics."

The victory of Sushil Kumar, Yogeshwar Dutt, Vijay Kumar, M C Mary Kom, Saina Nehwal and Gagan Narang at an event where sportspersons from across the globe participated proves their hard work and commitment to their respective fields, he said.

"I, on the behalf of entire SpiceJet family, congratulate all the Indian medal winners, for their extraordinary achievements. I also praise the effort of all the other athletes who represented India in the London Olympics," he said.

PTI