Jitendra Singh, a die-hard fan of Team India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Singh, who is contesting the Jharkhand Assembly elections from Haita as an Independent candidate, woos voters by displaying Dhoni’s posters. Interestingly, his election symbol is of a fully-geared batsman.
Singh had earlier laid the foundation stone for a temple in honour of Dhoni. The construction of the temple was halted after Dhoni’s family objected.
Singh later announced that he would establish a museum in Dhoni’s honour.
The poll for Hatia assembly seat will take place Nov 25.
The five-phased polls to the Jharkhand assembly will be held Nov 25-Dec 18 and the counting will take place Dec 23.