Srinagar: Former Indian cricket captain MS Dhoni visited the Army Public School in Srinagar, on Wednesday and interacted with students, reports said on Thursday.
Donning the army uniform, the 36-year-old posed for photographs with the students and faculties of the school, reports said.
During his interaction with the students, the honorary Lieutenant Colonel stressed on the importance of education and sports, according to Chinar Corps’ official Twitter account.
“Lt Col (Hony) Mahendra Singh #Dhoni interacting with the enthusiastic children of #APS #Srinagar; emphasised upon importance of #studies and #sports @adgpi @NorthernComd_IA @msdhoni,” the tweet said.
The wicketkeeper-batsman, who was conferred with the honorary Lt Colonel rank in 2011, had interacted with soldiers at the Line of Control (LOC) and even expressed his desire to serve the army after he retires from international cricket.