Former India cricket captain and Padma Shri awardee Anil Kumble on Friday advised youth to inculcate the art of taking risks to succeed in their lives.
He said the Sports Authority of Andhra Pradesh should try to increase the quantity of sportspersons and later concentrate on quality.
Subrahmanyam lauded the role of Swami Vivekananda in enhancing the prestige of the country and laying the foundation for the freedom struggle.
He appreciated the State government for taking up strategic sports initiative with his company — Tenvic — to spread physical literacy in schools.
He lauded the government for taking steps to improve infrastructure, coaching and training facilities in the new State.