Cricketer MS Dhoni’s 3 mobile phones stolen during Delhi hotel fire, says FIR

TEI Team


Three mobile phones belonging to cricketer MS Dhoni were stolen on Friday from a hotel he was staying at where a fire broke out, according to a FIR registered by the Delhi police following a complaint by the former India captain, ANI reported.

Dhoni, wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik and other players from the Jharkhand and Tamil Nadu teams had a scare when the WelcomHotel in Dwarka, where the teams were staying for the Vijay Hazare Trophy tournament, caught fire on Friday morning. Dhoni was in the Capital with his Jharkhand team to play in the Trophy semi-final.

Fire at Dhoni’s hotel in Delhi

All hotel guests were safely evacuated, even as 30 fire tenders battled for two hours to control the blaze that broke out around 6 am on the ground floor. Dhoni was at the breakfast table when the smoke began to get thick and heavy. His phones were likely stolen while he and others were being evacuated.

source: TOI