Tennis ace Sania Mirza, who is the brand ambassador of Telangana, met Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao here on Tuesday.
A release from the Chief Minister's Office quoted Sania as saying that she won the US Open mixed doubles event with the encouragement of Rao.
Rao said Sania's victory would inspire many others. (Also read: Grand Slam finals more about nerves than tennis, Sania Mirza to NDTV)
Wishing Sania for the future, Rao said the government would provide all necessary help to her.