Baramulla: Intense pro-Pakistan cricketer, Shahid Khan Afridi, slogans were raised at a final cricket match in Baramulla district when former captain of Indian cricket team, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, was present at the venue as chief guest.
Reports said that hundreds of spectators raised popular slogan: Boom, boom -Afridi after the final match of Indian army sponsored Chinar Cricket tournament.
MS Dhoni, a famed Indian cricketer, is honourary Lt Colonel in Indian army. He is in valley for several days now where met school children and enthusiastic cricketers. He visited Uri along the Line of Control (LoC) on Saturday.
A video circulating on social networking website Facebook shows the crowd raising slogans like ‘Bhoom Bhoom Afridi’, in praise of the former Pakistan cricket superstar, Shahid Afridi.
Indian and Pakistani teams are arch rivals in cricket world and passions run high in the two neighbouring countries when they face each other.