When MPs queued up for Sachin Tendulkar's autograph

Iconic cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, who is a Rajya Sabha MP, was conferred with the Bharat Ratna, the country's highest civilian honour on November 16, becoming the nation's first sportsperson to receive the prestigious award.

updated: December 13, 2013 18:32 IST
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New Delhi: Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar was the cynosure of all eyes in Rajya Sabha on Friday when he attended the Upper House for the first time during the current winter session of Parliament.

Clad in a check-shirt and a black pullover, Tendulkar walked in from the Chairman's chamber shortly before the House was called to order.

He was greeted by many members as he walked through the aisle to the exit only to make an entry again from the door nearest to his seat.

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