Guwahati: India’s star boxer Mary Kom knocked out her audience by singing What’s up by American rock band 4 Non Blondes at a gathering ahead of Young Leaders Connect in New Delhi on Thursday.
The six-time world boxing champion’s effortless performance was well received by the august gathering.
With the theme, ‘Made in Northeast’, the 7th edition of the conclave will be held at The Grand, Vasant Kunj in the national capital on Saturday (November 2). This year, the conclave will be chaired by Union minister of state Kiren Rijiju and co-chaired by Meghalaya chief minister Conrad K Sangma and former Indian football captain Bhaichung Bhutia.
The event’s key sector areas of focus are — agro-allied and food processing, handloom & handicraft, tourism & hospitality, and sports & entertainment.
Young Leaders Connect is an annual conclave which provides a common platform for young leader achievers from diverse fields like business, politics, academia, sports music and culture. The conclave not only brings together young leaders from the Northeast and rest of India, but also engages policy makers, strategists, entrepreneurs, professionals, members of academia, and student to join the development discourse.