Revealed: July 28, 2020 12:46:11 pm
Dinesh Sain has worn the India blue on a cricket area and even led the nationwide crew for the bodily challenged however the vagaries of life have now made him determined for a peon’s job on the Nationwide Anti Doping Company (NADA).
Inflicted with polio since start, Sain performed 9 video games for India’s bodily challenged crew between 2015 and 2019, additionally captaining the facet throughout this time. At 35, he’s at present in search of a gradual revenue to assist his household — spouse and a one-year-old toddler.
“I’m 35 and at present in first yr of my commencement. After 12th customary, I solely performed cricket, represented India however I’ve no cash now. There may be one emptiness for a peon’s submit in NADA,” Sain instructed PTI from his Sonepat dwelling.
Dinesh’s elder brothers have sorted him and his household until now however he says that point is working out and that’s the reason he’s determined to get the NADA job.
कोरोना कोविड-19 की कठिन परिस्थिति मे किसी भी दिव्यांग क्रिकेटर साथी को किसी भी तरह की कोई प्रोब्लम हो। हम सब दिव्यांग साथी मिलकर एक दुसरे की मदद करने का पुरा प्रयास करेंगे।ये क्रिकेट ही नहीं। हमारा परिवार है। @AICAPC3 @PMOIndia@flickersingh @KirenRijiju @BishanBedi @SGanguly99 pic.twitter.com/FVpNpI9ccx
— 🇮🇳Dinesh Kumar Sain (@DineshK83191465) April 29, 2020
“The age restrict for regular individuals on this job (peon) is 25 and for the PH class (Bodily handicapped), it’s 35 years. So, that is my final probability to get a authorities job,” Dinesh, who had earlier appeared for peon’s interview at District court docket, stated.
His solely remorse lately is the truth that regardless of taking part in for the nation, fame and cash eluded him.
“One in all my legs has been affected by polio since start. However my ardour for cricket by no means made me realise I’m disabled. Within the 2015 version of a five-nation match in Bangladesh (India received the 2019 version in England), I used to be highest wicket-taker with eight wickets from 4 video games. I obtained two towards Pakistan,” he recollected.
Actually, Dinesh travelled to England in 2019 with the crew that emerged champion however as an official.
They didn’t embrace me within the squad however requested me to affix in order that I may information the brand new boys. There may be a lot of expertise the place bodily drawback isn’t an obstacle. However then who will take care of us?” was his angst-filled query.
As he concluded, Dinesh stated that if he will get the job at NADA, it is going to assist him stay hooked up to the sport, mentoring younger gamers.
“I can’t play cricket anymore however I have to feed my household and I wish to stay hooked up to the sport,” he stated.
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