Sehwag, Diana Edulji and Aravinda de Silva became the latest inductees into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame.
Many former as well as current Indian sportspersons extended their greetings on the occasion.
Former cricketers with notable international achievements are either associated with broadcast channels or with IPL teams as experts.
CSK's bowling coach Dwayne Bravo has earlier expressed his belief that the recently introduced 'Impact Player' rule in the IPL could contribute to the extension of M S Dhoni's tenure with the Yellow Army.
Former Indian captain Dhoni turned 41 on Thursday.
However, Sehwag maintained that if the team management sticks with its current policy of having one captain to lead India across the three formats, then Sharma is still an ideal choice.
Sehwag's inclusion in the Test team for the 2007-08 Australia tour for the Border-Gavaskar Trophy surprised many.
Sehwag added that New Zealand pace bowler Shane Bond, who is currently the Mumbai Indians bowling coach, was the toughest fast bowler he faced.
The West Indian mystery spinner will play his 150th game for KKR later on Monday.
Tewatia struck consecutive sixes off Odean Smith in the final over to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat.