After a long time efforts to improve the management of Indian cricket, a major step was taken on Tuesday when the BCCI registered its new constitution in the Tamil Nadu Registrar of Societies in Chennai, which also called for the elections of the administrators’ committee (COA). The way to prepare the template is clear. The new constitution has been prepared to suit the recommendations of the Supreme Court appointed by the Lodha Committee. “In keeping with the order of 9 August 2018 of the Honorable Supreme Court, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) approved the new constitution and guided by the Honorable Supreme Court today, through its CEO Rahul Johari, the Tamil Nadu Registrar of the Tamil Registered in societies. ”
CoA includes Chairman Vinod Rai and Diana Edulji. “We are grateful to the Honorable Supreme Court for their instructions and in the Tamil Nadu Registrar of Societies in Chennai, today we are happy with the process of handing over the process to the new constitution,” he said in the communique. We are committed to fully implement all the instructions of the Supreme Court. ” The COA further said that the state associations have to confirm the order of the Supreme Court and follow the report within 30 days. Rai said, “Now the Constitution has been notified so that we will be able to prepare the template for elections soon.”
In addition to COA members Rai and Diana Edulji, Chief Executive Officer Rahul Johari had also held a meeting on the new constitution on Monday as per the order of the Supreme Court in Delhi. After this, COA chief Vinod Rai had clarified on Monday that Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, and VVS Laxman will remain as a member of the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) till the new constitution of the BCCI is in place and the new elections will be held.
About the new CAC, Rai said, “At present, the existing CAC will remain intact. Our lawyer had sought clarification from the court and when he came to know about the combination of the current CAC, he approved to continue with Tendulkar, Ganguly, and Laxman till the election.