GK Notes on Brand Ambassadors in India is important from the perspective of the General Awareness Section of competitive exams.
Candidates willing to appear for various Government exams must go through the names of various brand ambassadors in India for different brand campaigns and government schemes as general awareness is a critical part of the syllabus of most of the exams.
Do you know, who is the brand ambassador to promote the ‘Swachh Bharat Mission, City Compost’ campaign? Well, it’s Amitabh Bachchan and along with this he also promotes various other brands, campaigns and schemes.
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The article aims to provide candidates with the latest detailed list of Brand Ambassadors in India who are recently appointed. Candidates can also download the Brand Ambassadors in India list PDF in the article.
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Brand Ambassadors In India – Corporate Ambassadors
The table below gives the list of personalities who are brand ambassadors and are associated with the promotion of famous brands or campaigns.
|List of Brand Ambassadors in India – Brands & Campaigns|
|Yash & Wife Radhika Pandit (Actors)||Govt-Aided Mass Marriage Scheme|
|Yami Gautam||Himachal Government’s Global Investors’ Meet 2019, Fair & Lovely|
|Virender Sehwag||Policy Bazaar|
|Virat Kohli||Blue Star, Well Man, Himalaya, Myntra, Google Duo, Mobile Premier League, Shyam Steel, Amaze(Inverters and Batteries), Puma, Hero MotoCorp, Colgate, Sun Pharma- Volini, Wrogn, MuveAcoustics, Too Yum, Tissot, Audi India, Manyavar, Royal Challenge, Boost Energy Drink, American Tourister Bags, Vicks India, Uber India, MRF Tyres, Remit2India, Philips India, Valvoline|
|Vikas Khanna||IAAC(Indo-American Art Council), Quaker oats, Pepsi Co, Bergner India,|
|Victoria Lopyreva||FIFA World Cup 2018|
|Varun Dhawan||Skill India Campaign, Emami Navratna Cool, Reebok, Maruti, Maza, Sky Bags, Philips India|
|Suresh Raina||Ghaziabad Municipal Corporation, Swachh Bharat Mission in Ghaziabad, Fantasy Sports Platform Fantain by Book My Show|
|Sunny Leone||Futsal football franchise Kerala Cobras|
|Sunil Chhetri (Indian footballer)||Puma|
|Suniel Shetty (Actor)||Brand Ambassador for NADA (National Anti-Doping Agency)|
|Shreyas Iyer||BoAt Speakers|
|Shilpa Shetty Kundra||Bodycare International|
|Shawar Ali (Actor)||Call mama- Free Calling App from My Country Mobile|
|Shah Rukh Khan||Pepsi, Hyundai, Frooti, Lux, Dish TV, Denver, Big Basket, Kent for Security product range, V-Nourish|
|Sara Ali Khan||Vivo “s” Series|
|Sandeep Patil||Indoor Cricket Team|
|Salman Khan||Pepsi, BharatPe|
|Saina Nehwal||Rasna, Edelweiss Group, Herbalife, Yonex, FlipKart, Kaira, Bajaj Nomarks, Sahara, Indian OverSeas Bank, Iodex, Huawei, Kellog’s, Savlon India|
|Saima Wazed Hossain||WHO Goodwill Ambassador(for Autism in South Asia)|
|Rohit Sharma||Spain’s Football League LaLiga, Noise, SHARP TV, Trusox India, Nissan Global Ambassador|
|Rishab Pant||Himalaya Drug Company|
|Ranveer Singh||Manyavar, Okaya Power Group, JBL, Flite, Bingo, Llyod, Xiaomi India, Kajaria Ply, Dish TV, Siyaram, Big Muscle, Nutrition, Nerolac, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Thumbs Up, Make My Trip, Set Wet, Adidas, Carrera FW, Jack And Jones, Colgate, Nexa, Vivo, Ching’s, Kellogg’s, Royal Stag|
|Prithvi Shaw||Navneet Education Ltd, Fanmojo|
|P V Sindhu||Visa (Payment Technology Company)|
|Nitin Gadkari||Road Safety|
|Murali Kartik||Fantasy 11|
|Mahendra Singh Dhoni||CARS24, Indian Army, Menswear Brand Indian Terrain, Indo-American Arts Council (IAAC), Colgate, redBus, Sumadhura Group, Mastercard, Bharat Matrimony, Indigo Paints, NetMeds (Online Pharmacy), Gaming platform Dream11, Chocolate Snickers|
|Kriti Sanon||Skincare Brand JOY, Magic Bricks, Dabur(for its skincare brand Fem), Whirlpool, BATA|
|Kidambi Srikanth||ITM Group of Institutions|
|Katrina Kaif||Lino Perros Bags, Kalyan Jewellers, Educate Girls(Non-Profit Organization), Lenskart, Tropicana, PriyaGold Hunk, Berger Paints, Xiaomi’s Redmi Y, Metro Shoes, FBB Fashion, Splash, Johnson Tiles, Lux, Titan Raga, Fevicol, Yardley, Choc On, Slice, Veet, Doublemint, ‘Emami 7 Oils in One’, Reebok.|
|Kartik Aryan||Lux Inferno, Armani Exchange Watches, Cadbury, Manyavar, Oppo, Hummel, Magic Moments, BoAt Speakers, Mufti, Emami(skincare), Park Avenue Fragrances, Envy 100 Crystal|
|Kartik Aaryan and Tara Sutaria||ITC Engage|
|K Chandrashekhar Rao||Telangana State Road Transport Corporation|
|Jasprit Bumrah||Seagram’s Royal Stag, Estrolo|
|Jacqueline Fernandez||Delhi Dynamos FC, The Body Shop, Queo(Bath Wear), Dabur, boAt, Casio India, Bella Casa, Nova Eyewear, Magic Moments, Tresemme, IMARA, Just F(Women Active Wear), M Bazar, Iconic Galaxy,|
|Indian Hockey Player Dharamvir Singh||Arganish|
|Ileana D’Cruz||CavinKare’s Indica|
|Hima Das||Gatorade by PepsiCo, Assam(State Brand Ambassador)|
|Harbhajan Singh||Brune & Bareskin|
|Farhan Akhtar||United Breweries Limited (Kingfisher Ultra)|
|Disha Patani & Chef Sanjeev Kapoor||Washington Apples|
|Dia Mirza||Environmental Issues|
|Colombian Footballer Yerry Mina||Hero MotoCorp|
|Chef Sanjeev Kapoor||Leonardo Olive Oil, Tata Sampann(spices)|
|Arjun Kapoor||Chelsea FC|
|Anushka Sharma||Godrej Consumer Products, Myntra, Google Duo, Skill India Campaign, Cox and Kings, Colgate, Rupa and Company,|
|Anil Kapoor||Malabar Gold and Diamonds, Scot’s Eyewear, Spotify|
|Ananya Pandey||Fastrack Perfumes, Cadbury, Lakme, Maybelline|
|Amitabh Bachchan||FirstCry, Kalyan Jewellers, Dabur, Emami, parker Pen, ICICI Bank, Maggi, Lux InnerWear, Navratna Oil, Cadbury,|
|Alia Bhatt||Cadbury, Hero MotoCorp, UberEats, Nokia, Vicco, Phillips, Garnier, Hero Pleasure, Maybelline, Coca Cola, Caprese Bag|
|Akshay Kumar||CavinKare’s Indica, New India Conclave 2018, GOQI, TAFE(Tractors and Farm Equipments)Ltd.,Road Safety Awareness Campaign|
|Aditi Rao Hydari, Mithali Raj and Shakti Mohan||L’Oreal Paris|
|Aamir Khan||Phone Pe, Samsung, Datsun India, Vivo|
Updated – May 2020
Candidates can go through the important topics of general awareness for government exams:
Brand Ambassadors in India For Government Schemes
The table given below highlights the personalities who promote various government schemes or campaigns.
|Government Schemes Brand Ambassadors In India|
|Brand Ambassadors||Government schemes/Campaigns||Details|
|Amitabh Bachchan||City Compost Campaign||A part of the ‘Swachh Bharat Mission’|
|Swachh Bharat Abhiyan||Started by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.|
|Pulse Polio||To promote the Polio Eradication Campaign|
|Baba Ramdev||Brand Ambassador of yoga and Ayurveda in Haryana||Promotes yoga and Ayurveda in a big way|
|Deepika Padukone||Indian Psychiatric Society||The largest association of Indian Psychiatrists|
|Dia Mirza||Swachh Saathi||Swachh Bharat Mission’s youth-based Swachh Saathi (student internship) programme|
|John Abraham||Arunachal Pradesh Tourism Ambassador||To promote tourism in Arunachal Pradesh|
|Madhuri Dixit||MAA- Mothers Absolute Affection’||By Ministry of Health and Family Welfare to bring undiluted focus on the promotion of breastfeeding|
|Master Tiwari||Digital India||It was launched on 1 July 2015 by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.|
|Narendra Modi||Incredible India||By Ministry of Tourism with an aim of promoting India as a destination of choice for the discerning traveller|
|Nawazuddin Siddiqui||UP farmers’ scheme Samajwadi Kisan Bima Yojna||The scheme provides for cashless treatment up to Rs 2.5 lakh and Rs. one lakh for the organ transplant.|
|Piruz Khambatta||Make In India||Launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi|
|PV Sindhu||Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)||–|
|Sachin Tendulkar||Anti- liquor and antidrug
campaign of Kerala
|It will create awareness among people against alcoholism and drug abuse.|
|Sakshi Malik||Beti Bachao, Beti Padao campaign” in Haryana||Olympics 2016 bronze medallist. The scheme mainly targets the clusters in Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Bihar and Delhi.|
|Shah Rukh Khan||West Bengal Brand Ambassador||The campaign started with shortlisting 200 places from all of the Indian states.|
|Shilpa Reddy||Confederation of Women Entrepreneurs (COWE)||Create centres of excellence for women to gain knowledge, develop skills, provide infrastructure, access to resources to their business.|
|Steffi Graf||Kerala’s Ayurveda||to promote tourism and position the state of Kerala as the home of Ayurveda.|
|Vidya Balan||Samajwadi Pension Yojna||Launched by Uttar Pradesh Govt.|
|Virat Kohli||Punjab National Bank||–|
Candidates can check SSC general awareness page for more such relevant topics on competitive exams general knowledge.
Sample Questions on Brand Ambassadors For General Awareness
Understanding the relevance of campaigns and government schemes brand ambassadors in India is important for better preparation and to ace the exam. Hence, candidates can know the types of questions asked in the examination based on through the sample questions provided below.
Q.1. Which among the following couples is the brand ambassador to promote a famous online shopping app?
- Akshay Kumar & Twinkle Khanna
- Amitabh Bachchan & Jaya Bachchan
- Ranveer Singh & Deepika Padukone
- Virat Kohli & Anushka Sharma
Q.2. John Abraham is the brand ambassador to promote tourism of which Indian state?
- Arunachal Pradesh
- Andhra Pradesh
- Madhya Pradesh
Q.3. Who is the brand ambassador to promote Anti- liquor and Anti-drug campaign of Kerala?
- Virat Kohli
- Sachin Tendulkar
- Kapil Dev
- Sunil Shetty
Q.4. Steffi Graf promotes tourism and the position of the state of ____ as the home of Ayurveda. Name the state.
- Tamil Nadu
Q.5. Master Tiwari promotes the _____ scheme launched by PM Narendra Modi on July 1st 2015. Which Scheme?
- Skill India
- Swachh Saathi
- Make in India
- Digital India
The sample questions given above are just for reference, candidates can check Previous Year Question Papers with solution PDF to understand the type of questions asked in the general awareness section of various government or competitive examinations.
Also, go through Banking awareness for topics that are relevant for candidates preparing for bank exams.
Candidates appearing for any of the government examinations can check the details and syllabus from the given links: