On Day 21 of Star Sports Pro Kabaddi,  the first day of the New Delhi leg, renowned Bollywood singer and Punjabi Popstar Daler Mehndi recited the National Anthem in Thyagaraj Indoor Stadium. Daler Mehndi was earlier in attendance for the Jaipur Pink Panthers vs Telugu Titans match on 27th July in Jaipur. 

Also in attendance to witness the Kabaddi craze taking over New Delhi and the rest of India was Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal along with sports activist Rahul Mehra and Olympic medallist boxer Sushil Kumar.