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Lalit Modi unveils the offer letter and salary details given to MS Dhoni

Lalit Modi former commissioner of the Indian Premier League , on Monday  unveiled the documents which showed the salary of former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni .
Modi, who is presently escaping  from the authorities in India, has shared the offer letter MS Dhoni was given by the India Cements Limited, the company which owned IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings (CSK).

The ‘appointment letter’ – shared by Modi on his Twitter handle – claims Dhoni was offered the post of Vice President (Marketing) at the company’s corporate office in Chennai with effect from July, 2012.
As per the ‘contract’, Dhoni was offered a basic pay of Rs 43,000 per month and Dearness Allowance of Rs 21,970. As per the contract, Dhoni was also subject to Special Pay of Rs 20,000. According to the appointment letter, Dhoni was entitled to Enhanced HRA of Rs. 20,400 while stationed in Chennai; Special HRA of Rs. 8,400 per month if in Chennai and Rs. 8,000/month if outside; Special Allowance of Rs.60,000 per month and finally Education/Newspaper Expenses of Rs. 175 per month.


Posting the image, Modi wrote as the caption, “It seems only in #india #contempt after contempt continues by the #old #guards of @bcci – How ? My best guess is #northblock. But most #puzzling is this #employment #contract of #MSD – WHY ? he earns 100’s of crores a year will he #agree to be #SRINI’S #employee. bet there are many such contracts”.

Dhoni was associated with the Chennai Super Kings till 2015 before Supreme Court of India banned the IPL franchise for two years due the infamous IPL betting scandal, which involved CSK’s team principal Gurunath Meiyappan.

The post is seen as an attack on former BCCI president N Srinivasan who owned Super Kings while also being the Managing Director of India Cements and against Dhoni who shares a good rapport with the former BCCI chief.

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