IPL CSK 2023: Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni made a drone for farmers. Dhoni (MS Dhoni) has come north to try his hand at the business of making drone cameras.
Produced by Dhoni’s own entertainment company:-
Dhoni has invested in drone maker Garuda Aerospace Drone Company.
He is also appearing in the film released by the company. The first digital brand film by the company ‘Kheton Ke Kaptan’ is also produced by Dhoni’s own entertainment company. The aim of the film is to encourage youth and farmers to protect their respective fields.
The film is conceptualized by the brand team of Garuda Aerospace and jointly produced by Dhoni Entertainment Pvt Ltd.
The film ‘Kheton Ke Kaptan’ depicts their need in the daily life of farmers and how Garuda drones can help farmers in spraying, monitoring, and mapping pesticides while saving water and time.
Brand Film Social Media Handles of Garuda Aerospace:-
Drone loans and subsidies will also be given to youth and farmers, as well as they will be given the training to fly drones. The brand film is live on the social media handles of Garuda Aerospace and the Facebook handle of Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
Dhoni has invested in this Chennai-based company. The company provides low-cost drone-based solutions and Dhoni is also the face and brand ambassador of the company.
The company has designed drones for 38 diverse tasks including mapping, sanitization, agricultural spraying, security, delivery, and surveillance.
Garuda has also entered the defense sector by bagging an important order. He will also produce 33 anti-drone systems for the Defense Ministry.
Last year, Elon Musk recognized the company’s operational expertise on Twitter. The founders of the company were also seen interacting with PM Modi during the India Drone Festival.
Captain one of the richest cricketers in the world:-
The former Indian captain is one of the richest cricketers in the world. It is worth noting that the bulk of this wealth comes from business projects other than cricket.
Organic Farming Business: After retiring from cricket last year, Dhoni is spending his time at his farmhouse in Ranchi and has taken a keen interest in the cultivation of vegetables and fruits. Dhoni reportedly sold organic produce from his farms to a company in Dubai.
Sportswear and footwear brand Seven: The former cricketer is the majority stakeholder in sporting wear brand seven. Apart from being the brand ambassador of the company, Dhoni is also a partner in the footwear business of the brand.
Football Team: Chennaiyin FC: Dhoni now has a substantial stake in the football team in the Indian Super League, Chennaiyin FC.
Gym Business: Sportsfit World- Known for his love for fitness, Dhoni has turned his passion into a business and owns a chain of over 200 gyms across the country under the name of the company Sportsfit World Private Limited.
He also owns a hotel by the name of Hotel Mahi Residency:-
Mahi Residency – Hotel: This is one of the least-known business investments of MS Dhoni ever as very few people know that he also owns a hotel by the name of Hotel Mahi Residency. Notably, there is no other franchise of the hotel owned by MS Dhoni. This hotel is in Ranchi.
7InkBrews: Dhoni is also a shareholder in 7InkBrews, a food and beverage start-up. The company took inspiration from Dhoni’s iconic helicopter shot and his jersey number.
Launched its new range of products, artisanal chocolates and beverages under the brand name of Copter7.
Khatabook: MS invested in Bengaluru-based startup Khatabook in 2021 and also became the brand ambassador of the app. The startup has reportedly raised over USD 29 million so far and Mahi has also invested his own money in the company.
Khatabook helps small businesses across India to digitally manage their accounts and ledgers. The app also gives reminders to its users to collect money and make due payments through WhatsApp and SMS.