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Lt Col MS Dhoni deployed in Kashmir Valley, Will Perform Patrolling and Guard Duty
MS Dhoni will be deployed in the Kashmir valley as part of Victor Force. The former India captain will stay with the troops and he will take on the duties of patrolling, guard and post duty.
Lt Col MS Dhoni deployed in Kashmir Valley, Will Perform Patrolling and Guard Duty (file image)
New Delhi: The former Indian cricket team skipper, MS Dhoni will be deployed in the Kashmir valley as part of Victor Force. He is expected to stay with the troops and he will take on the duties of patrolling, guard and post duty.
Lieutenant Colonel (Honorary) MS Dhoni is proceeding to 106 TA Battalion (Para) for being with the Battalion from 31 Jul-15 Aug 19. Dhoni had taken a two-month break from cricket to serve his regiment.
India's most successful captain, MS Dhoni had made himself unavailable for the West Indies tour.
The former Indian cricket team's captain holds the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Territorial Army unit of the Parachute Regiment (106 Para TA battalion), was accorded the honour by Indian army.
4 years ago, MS Dhoni became a qualified paratrooper when he completed parachute training jumps from Indian Army aircrafts at the Agra training camp.
In the 2019 World Cup Semi final, MS Dhoni was involved in a gutsy partnership with Ravindra Jadeja but India fell just short and New Zealand reached the final.
MS Dhoni had led India to victory in the 2007 T20 World Cup, 2011 World Cup and the 2013 Champions Trophy.
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