India and England cricket teams unite to unveil Khadi poppy
The Indian and England cricket teams have united to recognise the role of Indian soldiers during the First World War as part of a British armed forces charity’s movement, with the two squad captains, Virat Kohli and Joe Root, wearing a unique poppy made out of Khadi. Khadi is the handwoven cotton closely associated with Mahatma Gandhi and India’s freedom struggle. Kohli and Root on Friday became the first to wear a unique Khadi poppy. Initiated Lord Jitesh Gadhia and commissioned especially by the Royal British Legion charity to mark the Centenary of the end of the First World War,…
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