Lieutenant Colonel (Honorary) MS Dhoni will taking on duties of patrolling , guard & post duty. Mahender Singh Dhoni was awarded the honorary rank of lieutenant colonel in 2011. He is in 106 Para TA battalion which is a Parachute Regiment of Territorial Army.

MS Dhoni is proceeding to 106 Para TA Battalion from July 31 to August 31. He shall be staying with troops for 15 days.

In 2015, MS Dhoni became a qualified paratrooper after completing fire parachute training jumps from Indian Army aircrafts in the Agra training camp.