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…when the CM of Uttarakhand handed over a big responsibility to Rishabh Pant by calling surprise VIDEO


Highlights

  • Indian team has reached South Africa amid controversies
  • Pant ready to make a difference with the bat in South Africa
  • India desperate for first Test series win in South Africa

New Delhi
The Indian cricket team’s wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant has been entrusted with a big responsibility by the Uttarakhand government. Pant is currently busy preparing for the Test match in South Africa. The 24-year-old Pant has been announced as the brand ambassador by the state government.

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami gave this information through his official Twitter handle. During this, the CM also talked to Pant on a video call. Dhami uploaded the video and wrote, ‘One of the best cricket players of India, the idol of youth and Lal Sri Rishabh Pant of Uttarakhand, our government has given the aim of encouraging the youth of the state towards sports and public health. Appointed ‘State Brand Ambassador’.

The first test will be played from December 26
The Indian team will play a 3-match test series on the South African tour. The first Test of the series will be played at Centurion from December 26. Pant has also expressed happiness over being made the brand ambassador.

Thanks to CM like this
The Roorkee-born left-handed batsman tweeted, “Thank you Pushkar Singh Dhami Sir, for giving me the opportunity to be the brand ambassador for promoting sports and general health among people in Uttarakhand. I will do my best to spread this message. Glad that you are taking such steps for Fit India.

Pant’s International Cricket Career
Pant, who plays domestic cricket for Delhi, has played 25 Tests, 18 ODIs and 41 T20 Internationals for India. In this tour he has scored 1549 runs in Tests while in ODIs he has 529 runs to his name. Pant has 623 runs in T20.

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