Kunzar (Baramulla): Intense pro-Pakistan cricketer, Shahid Khan Afridi, slogans were raised at a final cricket match in Baramulla district when former captain of Indian cricket team, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, was present at the venue as chief guest.
Reports said that hundreds of spectators raised popular slogan: Boom, boom -Afridi after the final match of Indian army sponsored Chinar Cricket tournament.
MS Dhoni, a famed Indian cricketer, is honourary Lt Colonel in Indian army. He is in valley for several days now where met school children and enthusiastic cricketers. He visited Uri along thd Line of Control (LoC) on Saturday.
Dhoni is credited to have led Indian side to win several World Cup tournaments in 50-50 and T20 formats.
Indian and Pakistani teams are arch rivals in cricket world and passions run high in the two neighbouring countries when they face each other.
While Dhoni continues to play for India, Afridi has bade adieu to cricket and is involved in social activities post retirement.