The Proteas has 25,000 plus runs to go with 577 international wickets.
Rohit also wished for Pandya to gain fitness and take the field at the earliest.
He was stretchered off the field during the game against Pakistan.
His short career is injury troubled so far.
He recently played for England in the T20I series against India.
He last played competitive cricket back in March in the Aussies' away Test series against South Africa.