Film Fraternity Support MS Dhoni
The controversy surrounding the ICC taking objection to former Team India captain MS Dhoni wearing the 'Balidaan Badge' of his Para regiment on his wicket-keeping gloves at the World Cup has found unprecedented support across all film fraternity.
Noted film personalities, such as Riteish Deshmukh, Rahul Dev, Sudheer Babu along with millions of fans have come out in support of MS Dhoni on social media.
Actor Riteish Deshmukh took to his social media profile and shared, “Indian Army has always been independent irrespective of the political party in power. We are proud of them. Lt. Col. @msdhoni has worn the Army insignia as a symbol of pride. Doesn’t hurt anyone’s sentiments, In fact it honours the brave #DhoniKeepTheGlove #WorldCup2019”
Actor Rahul Dev also supported MS Dhoni and slammed World Cup Umpires for making bad decisions. He shared, “Dear all at @ICC ,when you are done with which symbol a legendary cricketer (read MS Dhoni) wears on his glove, pls do take time to check out the standard of umpiring. The World Cup? Really now! BTW The 'Balidaan Badge' doesn't disrespect anyone. #DhoniKeepTheGlove #AUSvWI #CWC19”
South Indian actor Sudheer Babu also supported the former Indian skipper. He wrote, “Not that I am against, but have seen players performing religious activities on the ground, the English wear three lions, which is a political symbol...Rules have to stop everything, if they have to @ICC...No matter what, I will stand by @msdhoni's decision. #DhoniKeepTheGlove”