Cricketer-turned-politician Gautam Gambhir too supported Pathan's observation.
Stoinis was sidelined with a hamstring strain in the Indian Premier League and has only batted since returning.
The video was shared by the Board of Control for Cricket in India on its Twitter handle.
Pandya said Dhoni is someone he turns to in times of adversity, turmoil and even to understand his own mind.
Indian pacer Shikha Pandey produced a sensational delivery in the recent T20I series against the Australian women.
India take on England in their first warm-up match on Monday (7.30 pm IST) at the ICC Academy Ground, Dubai.
The last date for submission of applications for the post of Team India head coach is October 26.
Raina feels the key to India's success in the T20 World Cup lies in the top order performing well.
Kohli, who is still chasing a global title as skipper of the Indian team, expressed his delight at Dhoni's appointment as mentor for the T20 World Cup.
"No detailed discussion with anyone yet," said the Indian captain when asked about Dravid's appointment.