Lieutenant colonel MS Dhoni To Be On Patroling, Guard Duties In Kashmir from 31st July to 15th Aug 2019.
MS Dhoni, Lieutenant colonel (Honorary) in the Territorial Army unit of the Parachute Regiment and who is also the former India Cricket Team Captain, is proceeding to be with the battalion for 31st July to 15th Aug 2019.
M.S Dhoni became a qualified paratrooper after completing his five parachute training jumps from Indian Army aircraft at the Agra training camp in year 2015.
MS Dhoni will be with the unit, which is currently stationed in the Kashmir Valley as part of Victor Force, from July 31 to August 15, 2019.
As requested by the officer M.S Dhoni and approved by Indian Army Headquarters; MS Dhoni will be taking on the duties of patrolling, guard and post duty, during this period M.S Dhoni will be staying with the troops.
MS Dhoni has taken a two-month off from cricket to serve his unit. According to Army sources, M.S Dhoni will undergo training with the jawans/ Soldiers and he will live like any other soldier.
According to these sources M.S Dhoni’s battalion, whose headquarter is in Bengaluru, is currently posted in the Valley.