MUMBAI: The BCCI’s 89th Annual Basic Assembly (AGM) on December 24 will likely be held on the Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad, BCCI secretary Jay Shah knowledgeable Board members through an e-mail (TOI has a replica) on Tuesday. As per the […]
The induction of two new IPL franchises, moreover the appointment of India’s ICC consultant and three new nationwide selectors is on the prime of the AGM agenda.
Additionally on the agenda is the election of a brand new vice-president to exchange Mahim Verma. Additionally, two representatives from the final physique will get a seat within the IPL Governing Council.
In his e-mail, Shah has written: “Pricey Sir / Ma’am, the BCCI will conduct its 89th AGM on Thursday, 24th December 2020. The office-bearers have determined that the essential assembly will happen at Ahmedabad’s Sardar Patel Stadium, Motera. As you’re conscious that our long-drawn battle towards COVID-19 has not ended but, the BCCI medical group has chalked out an in depth plan for everybody’s security and wellbeing. Whereas we collect to take inventory of the season passed by and take a look at the street forward, it is necessary that we don’t let our guard down.”
“The pandemic has unleashed unprecedented challenges however we now have carried out our greatest to trip this tide. Along with your unflinching help and cooperation, we had been capable of pull off a event of the magnitude of the IPL. Time has now come to get again on our ft and resume our cricketing operations at residence. I firmly consider that with dialogue and dialogue, we can flip the nook,” he has written.
“Allow us to strictly comply with the rules and cling to the protocols set for the AGM,” Shah has concluded.
Shukla for VP?
There’s sturdy hypothesis within the board that former IPL GC chairman Rajiv Shukla will likely be elected as the brand new BCCI Vice-President within the AGM. Shukla has been named because the consultant of Uttar Pradesh within the draft electoral listing, a improvement which raised an objection from a number of folks, who identified that Shukla has been a director of the Uttar Pradesh Cricket Affiliation (UPCA) since 2005, and is now presupposed to be serving a cooling-off interval. Nonetheless, BCCI Electoral Officer AK Joti dominated that Shukla’s cooling-off interval ended on June 26, 2020.
Six names lacking in BCCI’s draft voter listing
In the meantime, the names of six state items – Punjab, Rajasthan, Odisha, J&Ok, Tripura, Meghalaya – are lacking within the closing electoral listing of the BCCI, which was put out on Monday. Based on the brand new BCCI structure, there at the moment are 34 state associations. The listing comprises names of representatives from 28 these associations.