Mumbai: Sprinter ace Dutee Chand is ready to take part in the dance reality show “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 10”. And the show’s creators can’t hide their excitement over an athlete showing off her dance moves to the world.
Speaking about her new avatar, Dutee said, “I never imagined myself performing different dance forms and competing with such stellar performers.
“That said, as a sportsman, I like to take up new challenges that are thrown at me. I’m used to performing in front of live viewers, but this is going to be a whole new experience.
Born on February 3, 1996 in Chaka Gopalpur village in Jajpur district of Odisha, Dutee belongs to a family of weavers but despite all this she proved herself in sports and now she is ready to show her talent as a dancer .
She adds, “Learning a new art form isn’t easy, but with the help of my choreographer, I’m excited to take on this challenge and perform to the best of my abilities. I can’t wait to meet the judges and play in front of them.
‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 10’, judged by Madhuri Dixit, Karan Johar and Nora Fatehi, and hosted by Maniesh Paul, airs on Colors.