Former legendary cricketer, Rahul Dravid has a large fan following. He will always be remembered as one of the best Indian cricket players in the cricketing history. The man, who saved India’s pride by giving his best on the field, is famous for his gentle nature.
It was a science exhibition at Rahul’s kid’s school. The cricketer went there like other parents and patiently attended the exhibition . He also enjoyed every bit of it with his kids, fulfilling the duties of a doting father. One of the parents, who was also present at the school for the exhibition, shared a pic of the veteran cricketer, patiently waiting for his turn in a queue with his little ones.
The parent expressed how beautifully Rahul proved his gentleness by getting mixed into the crowd without spreading any celebrity air.
Take a look at the tweet here:
That’s Rahul Dravid in a queue with his kids at a science exibhition.
No show off;
no page 3 attitude;
no celebrity airs;
no “do you know who I am?” looks;
Queueing just like any other normal parent… really admirable… pic.twitter.com/NFYMuDqubE
— South Canara (@in_southcanara) November 23, 2017
One of the Tweeple shared another picture of the cricketer with his kids’ class teacher and shared another story of Dravid’s humbleness.
He indeed is. My Didi is his son’s class teacher. He is very regular for the PTM, she said and no vvip tantrums. pic.twitter.com/5beVECtmFQ
— Rajiv K Mishra (@rajivjournalist) November 24, 2017
Soon the picture went viral and people flooded the tweet with replies talking about Dravid’s down-to-earth nature. Here’s how people are reacting:
He will be the people’s champion, always! 💯❤️
— Hemant Shivakumar (@hfm92) November 23, 2017
it needs to come from within….indians are egoist…they will not change…society will not change..just you be good…after admiration needs further effort by oneself…. he is a good person, shown many times .
— Rohit Sharma (@aatish_rohit) November 23, 2017
He is a gentleman… Only respect I have for the wall is this guy.
— Vineet डामोर (@hajjersuro_) November 23, 2017
Respect players like Dravid,Tendulkar,Kumble,Dhoni,Laxman down to earth guys
Respect players like Kohli,Ganguly,Shewag,Zaheer…aggressive, attacking players
Indian cricket is blessed both set of players
….inspirational players …. INDIA IS BEST🙏
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— PrashFranklySpeaking (@Pacca_Indian) November 23, 2017
We were there too. It was a pleasure to see Dravid walk around with the commonfolk łïkę one of us. pic.twitter.com/TRkVoxJJtx
— Sudhindra (@sudhindranaib) November 24, 2017
As a youngster, I once got a seat close to the pavilion. Was constantly staring at Dravid with eyes full of admiration.After a while,he got up from his seat, came to me & whispered “Don’t stare at me. I’m just like you. No different from you.” He became a real hero to me.
— Magizhmaran FCA (@elay_sad) November 24, 2017
This is the basic civic sense. Thank God we hv few normal human around.
— Swarupama Chaturvedi (@Swarupama) November 23, 2017
That’s why he called as “True Gentlemen” in cricket word.
He is known for his simplicity.
— Nishkama karma (@NishkamaKarma) November 23, 2017
When life gives you Rahul, make it Dravid and not Gandhi
— Ram Goyal (@ramgoyal1975) November 24, 2017
Rahul Dravid is the man who genuine deserves love and respect for everything he has done for Team India and for setting an example for others with his simplicity and humbleness. m