Players in army uniform have increased the country’s honor
The whole country is immersed in the celebration of 74th Republic Day. On this day, on 26 January 1950, the Constitution of India was implemented. On this special occasion, the flag is hoisted by the President on the path of duty of India. Apart from this, colorful tableaux also come out. In such a situation, on this special occasion, let us know about those players of the country who are seen in army uniform along with Team India’s jersey.
Kapil Dev got honorary rank in 2008
Legendary all-rounder Kapil Dev, who led the Indian cricket team to its first World Cup win under his captaincy, has been given an honorary rank in the army. Kapil Dev was given the rank of lieutenant in the year 2008. Not only this, he was also made the brand ambassador of the Territorial Army.
Sachin Tendulkar is the Group Captain in the Air Force.
Sachin Tendulkar, who has achieved one-to-one achievements on the cricket field for Team India. Sachin was given the honorary rank of Group Captain in the Indian Air Force in the year 2011. Sachin looked great in Air Force uniform.
Dhoni trains with the army
Mahendra Singh Dhoni, one of the most successful captains of Team India, had a childhood dream of joining the army. However, his dream was fulfilled in 2011 and he was given the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel. Dhoni has also been seen training with the army several times after taking a break from cricket.
Abhinav Bindra is also a lieutenant colonel
Apart from this, Abhinav Bindra, who won India the gold medal in the shooting competition in the Olympics, has also been seen in army uniform. He was given the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the year 2011. Abhinav Bindra won the gold medal for India in the 2008 Olympics.