New Delhi: Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni retired from international cricket on August 15, 2020. After which people from all over the world expressed their views about Dhoni. Now India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has also given his message to Mahi. PM Modi has written a letter to Dhoni which Mahi has shared on his Twitter account.
Dhoni wrote on Twitter, ‘An artist, soldier and player wish to be praised. They want everyone to recognize their hard work and sacrifices. Thank you PM Narendra Modi, for the appreciation and best wishes from your side.
In this letter, Modi wrote that in you, there is a glimpse of the new India, where the fate of the youth does not decide the name of their family, rather they achieve their own place and name. On 15 August 2020, you shared a short video in a simplistic manner, which was enough for a long and big debate in the whole country. 130 crore Indian citizens are disappointed but at the same time thank you for what you have done for India in the last decade and a half.
PM Modi also said, ‘One way to assess your career is to look through the glasses of data. You are counted among the most successful captains of Indian cricket. You have been an important role in making India the top team in the world. In cricket history, your name will be written among the best batsmen in the world, the best captains and of course the best wicket keepers. Dependence on you in difficult circumstances and your style of completing the match, especially the 2011 World Cup final, will be remembered by many generations.’
The PM further wrote, ‘Dhoni’s name will not be remembered only for his career stats nor will he be known for his role in winning a single match. It would be unfair to see you as just a player. The right way to see you is a phenomenon. After getting up from a small town, you dominated the national level, you made a name for yourself and most importantly it increased the pride of the country.’
PM Narendra Modi also said, ‘Your growth and later life inspired those crores of youth, they could not go to expensive schools or colleges, nor did they come from some well-known family but they themselves have the highest Has the ability to install at the level. Where we have come from, it does not matter much until we find where we are going – you have expressed this sentiment and inspired many young people.’