MS Dhoni dagger insignia – BCCI backs former India skipper
MS Dhoni wearing Para SF dagger insignia on wicket keeping gloves raises an international controversy but same has been made cherished by dhoni’s fan because of unique way to show his affection towards Indian society and paramilitary forces.
MS Dhoni himself hold as an honorary post of lieutenant colonel in the territorial army of India, ICC general manager – strategic communication requested BCCI to remove the symbol as this is against the rules.
Dhoni’s fan has taken this on twitter with hashtag #DhoniKeepTheGlove. BCCI Steps in to back former Indian cricket team skipper MS Dhoni to sport the army badge. In the meantime, COA Chief Vinod Rai backs dhoni to continue wearing the dagger insignia on gloves as it is not a military symbol.
BCCI has already sent a formal request to the ICC committee stating that there is nothing commercial or religious.