6 Indian Cricketers Who Are Also Top Level Government Officials

Cricket is one of the most popular sports in India, and hence the players are always in the spotlight for a various reason wheater it is for their personal life or professional. They have a huge fan following across the globe, and have always managed to set an example for the coming generation to follow and achieve their dreams. Their talent isn’t limited to the ground only. Apart from cricket some of them are entitled honorable government jobs.

 Here, have a look at 6 Indian Cricketers Who Are Also Top Level Government Officials :

1. Umesh Yadav 

Honored with the position of Assistant Manager in Reserve Bank Of India.

2. Kapil Dev

Kapil Dev appointed as Lieutenant Colonel in Indian Army in 2008.

3. Harbhajan Singh

Honored Deputy Superintendent of  Punjab Police in 2001.


4. Joginder Sharma

Although Joginder Sharma has left cricket, he will be best remembered for his final over in the 2007 T20 World Cup final which earned him a job with Haryana Police as Deputy Superintendent of Police.

5. Sachin Tendulkar

Honored by The Indian Air Force as the group captain in 2010.

6. Mahendra Singh Dhonigovernment

Lieutenant Colonel in Indian Territorial Army also Vice President of The Indian Cements Ltd.