Published On: Thu, Jul 25th, 2019

Mahendra Singh Dhoni Became Leftinent Karnal, Will Do Patroling And Guard Duty In Kashmir For 15 Days

  • Qualified paratrooper Dhoni had withdrawn his name from the West Indies tour, he will be in Kashmir from July 31 to August 15.
  • Dhoni received the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Territorial Army in 2011.
  • He is the part of the Parachute Regiment 106 paragraph Territorial Army battalion

Published On: Thu, Jul 25th, 2019

Sports desk : Former India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni is not going with the team on the tour of the West Indies. He has taken a two-month leave. During this time they will serve in the army. Dhoni is part of the 106 paragraph Territorial Army battalion of the Parachute Regiment. They will train in Kashmir with the unit from July 31 to August 15. This unit is part of Victor Force. Dhoni will take charge of petrol, guards and posts here. During this time they will stay with the jawans. This information was given by the army.

Leftinent Karnal MS Dhoni - India 24x7 News

Leftinent Karnal MS Dhoni – India 24×7 News

 

Dhoni was given the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel in 2011 by the Indian Territory Army. Dhoni told the BCCI that he will not be available for Team India’s tour of West Indies. It was believed that after World Cup-2015, Dhoni would say goodbye to cricket and speculation has been going on for a long time since his retirement.

Dhoni averages more than 50 in ODIs

Dhoni has played 350 ODIs, 90 Tests, 98 T20 Internationals for India. He has scored 10,773 runs. During this time his average was more than 50. In Test matches, Dhoni has scored 4876 runs at an average of 38.09.

Earlier, according to the news of the IANS, it was being said that Dhoni had started taking training in the headquarters of the army located in Bangalore. After which India T.V. Defense Correspondent Manish Prasad tweeted this information that Mahendra Singh Dhoni, along with his 106 TA Battalion parachute regiment, will be in Kashmir Kashmir from July 31 to August 15, the Independence Day. Which will be the last day of their training in Kashmir.

What is More, Dhoni will train with the Victor Force unit in Kashmir. It was informed by the headquarters of the Army that during his duty, he will be in camp with soldiers after patrolling, guard and duty. Explain that Dhoni, who has been 38 years old, has already been awarded the title of lieutenant in 2011 in his Territorial Army unit Parachute Regiment. Abhinav Bindra and Deepak Rao were also involved with that Samoan Dhoni.