Bishan Singh Bedi takes Mushtaq Mohammad around Delhi

Bishan Bedi and his former Northamptonshire teammate Mushtaq Mohammad visited famous tourist spots of the walled city © Getty Images

New Delhi: Jan 8, 2013

Former India cricketer and legendary off-spinner Bishan Singh Bedi today took his close friend and former Pakistani all-rounder Mushtaq Mohammad through the streets of Old Delhi visiting some historic places.

Bedi and his former Northamptonshire teammate “Mushy” visited famous Urdu poet Mirza Ghalib’s haveli and popular Mughal cuisine eatery Karim’s in the walled city here.

“We wanted to visit Mirza Ghalib’s haveli. It was nice and a lovely outing to push and jostle around in the streets of Old Delhi. It was great fun taking my former captain Mushy out for a fun ride,” Bedi later told IANS.

“Grt experience-visited MGhalib haveli with Mushtq Mohamd aftr lunch at Karim’s-’twas Ziarat of sorts & dream come true fr two fans of Glib (sic),” tweeted Bedi adding that they took a rickshaw-ride in the crowded Chandni Chowk.

“We went to Balli Maran in cycle-rickshaw in crowded Chandni Chowk-what a joyous experience-Mushy went berserk with camera-lovly excitment!! both Karim’s & Ghalib almost made fr glory of Old Delhi……(sic)!!” added Bedi.