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WATCH: Dhoni plays volleyball with Territorial Army battalion

Last updated on: August 05, 2019 10:51 IST

India's two-time World Cup winning-cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, on Sunday played volleyball with his battalion in the Territorial Army.

Mahendra Singh Dhoni holds the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Territorial Army unit of the Parachute Regiment (106 Para TA battalion).Photograph: Twitter

Dhoni is currently on a two-month break from cricket to serve his battalion, beginning his stint in uniform on July 31, and is expected to undertake duties like patrolling, guard and post duty.

WATCH: Lt. Colonel Mahendra Singh Dhoni playing volleyball with his Para Territorial Battalion! Video: Kind Courtesy: DB Creation/MS Dhoni fan page/Twitter

 

The video went viral on social media.

The veteran wicketkeeper-batsman, who has led India to several memorable triumphs in the cricketing arena, holds the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Territorial Army unit of the Parachute Regiment (106 Para TA battalion).

The unit is deployed in south Kashmir region as part of Victor Force. The former captain was accorded the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel in 2011.

Dhoni is not a part of India's squad in the ongoing limited overs series against West Indies.

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