Indian veteran Suresh Raina receives honorable doctorate from Vels University


Veteran Indian player Suresh Raina was awarded an honorary doctorate by Chennai’s Vels University. On August 5 (Friday), at the college’s premises, a special convocation was held to honour the former Indian batsman.

Images from the convocation event were shared by Suresh Raina on his official Twitter account. Raina claimed in the post that he was touched by the kindness and humbled to earn the honour. He also discussed his affection for Chennai and the unique place it has in his heart.

“I am humbled to receive this honor from the outstanding institution VELS Institute of Science & technology & Advanced Studies @VelsVistas @IshariKGanesh Sir. I am moved by all the love & thank you from the bottom of my heart. Chennai is home & it has a special place for me,” wrote Raina on his official Twitter account.


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