Sachin Tendulkar said there was no better feeling in the world than being bowled out by their smile    IANS
Sachin Tendulkar said there was no better feeling in the world than being bowled out by their smile IANS

Mumbai: Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar on Monday celebrated Children s Day in a special way by playing street cricket with school children from the ‘Make-A-Wish India foundation at the M.I.G. Cricket Club in Mumbai. Posting a picture of him playing with children, Tendulkar said there was no better feeling in the world than being bowled out by their smile. No better feeling than to be bowled out by their smiles. #HappyChildrensDay to my little friends! @MakeAWishIndia, tweeted the 43-year-old, who is the only cricketer to have hit 100 international centuries and has notched up 15921 runs in 200 Test appearances for India. Sachin Tendulkar to participate in anti-narcotic drive in Kerala

After the death of the first Indian Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru in 1964, the country decided to celebrate Children’s Day or Baal Divas on the birth anniversary of the great leader, November 14th. Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar will participate in the state-level inauguration of Vimukthi , an awareness mission against liquor and narcotic abuse, on November 20. The mission, envisaged to promote abstinence and create comprehensive awareness against drug abuse, is an ambitious initiative by the CPI(M)-led LDF government in the state. State Excise Minister TP Ramakrishnan on Monday told the Assembly that Tendulkar had already agreed to be a part of the drive, as per request of the state government, reported PTI.

 

 

The state-level inauguration of the government s anti-liquor and narcotic campaign will be held on November 20. Sachin Tendulkar, who had already agreed to be part of the drive, will participate in the inaugural function, he said. The cricket maestro s service would be utilised effectively to promote the campaign, he said while replying to a calling attention by C Divakaran (CPI) on the need to strengthen awareness programmes to achieve abstinence and check narcotic abuse, added PTI.