MS Dhoni Decorated With Padma Bhushan: The Army-man Walk And The Social Media Humor

MS Dhoni Decorated With Padma Bhushan: The Army-man Walk And The Social Media Humor

Former Indian skipper, MS Dhoni marches like an army man to be decorated the Padma Bhushan awards from President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

The third highest civilian award, Padma Bhushan for MS Dhoni!

Team Indian’s former captain cool, MS Dhoni joins the elite club of the third highest civilian status in India. Additionally, multiple world-champion cueist Pankaj Advani also received the Padma Bhushan. The honors were from President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Monday.

Meanwhile, what took us for a surprise was how MS Dhoni showed up for the award. Dhoni was the ceremony in his Lieutenant Colonel uniform, looking prim-proper and sharp. He marched like an army personnel when his name was called upon to receive the award.

Earlier, the Indian Territorial Army had conferred the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel to Dhoni on November 1, 2011, months after India won their second World Cup under his leadership.

Surprisingly, the conferment of the prestigious award came exactly seven years since lifting the I.C.C. Cricket World Cup leading India from the front in the epic final of Mumbai on April 2, 2011. This day another year, exactly 7 years. India ended a 28-year World Cup drought by winning their second title in front of a manic home crowd at the Wankhede Stadium.

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Meanwhile, fans are on an all-time high and amidst extreme delight. Some of the notorious Tweratti have come up with hilarious memes. Some of the most humorous posts are shown below:

Although we find most of them funny, they are mostly a work of fiction. Meanwhile, have a good laugh at these memes and do let us know which one is your favorite in the comments section below.