New Delhi: State-owned Oriental Insurance Company has provided the highest ever personal accident cover of Rs 34 crore to the captain of Indian cricket team Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who is also the skipper of the IPL team Chennai Super Kings.
The cover includes travel risk, medical emergencies and loss of baggage. Last year, he was given an insurance cover of Rs 10 crore.
Besides Dhoni, Oriental has provided insurance cover to five IPL teams - Chennai Kings, Rajasthan Royals, Deccan Chargers, Pune Warriors and Kochi Tuskers Kerala. Deccan Chargers, winner of the second edition of IPL 2009, have been provided cover of about Rs 98 crore, said an official source.