Q: 52 (CAPF/2010)

Consider the following statements :
1. Sachin Tendulkar has been conferred with the honorary rank of Group Captain by the Indian Air Force.
2. He is the first sportsperson to be conferred with this honour.
Which of the statements given above is/ are correct ?
question_subject: 
General Knowledge
question_year: 
2010
question_exam: 
CAPF
stats: 
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