Ramachandra Guha accepts SC’s nomination to BCCI’s panel of administrators | cricket | Hindustan Times
Today in New Delhi, India
Aug 24, 2017-Thursday
-°C
New Delhi
  • Humidity
    -
  • Wind
    -

Ramachandra Guha accepts SC’s nomination to BCCI’s panel of administrators

Ramachandra Guha said he didn’t want to give any comment at this stage but said he will accept the post as administrator of the BCCI after the Supreme Court nomination

cricket Updated: Jan 30, 2017 18:19 IST
HT Correspondent
Ramachandra Guha, Infrastructure Development Finance Company MD, Vikram Limaye and former Indian women’s team captain, Diana Edulji have been named to the panel headed by former Comptroller and Auditor General, Vinod Rai
Ramachandra Guha, Infrastructure Development Finance Company MD, Vikram Limaye and former Indian women’s team captain, Diana Edulji have been named to the panel headed by former Comptroller and Auditor General, Vinod Rai(Kashif Masood/ Hindustan Times)

Renowned historian, Ramachandra Guha, said he will accept the post as administrator of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) after the Supreme Court nominated him in a four-member interim panelon Monday.

Read more | Vinod Rai wants to clean Indian cricket, says, I’m like a night watchman

Guha, Infrastructure Development Finance Company MD, Vikram Limaye and former Indian women’s team captain, Diana Edulji have been named to the panel, which will be headed by former Comptroller and Auditor General, Vinod Rai.

Read more | BCCI backing IPL chairman Rajiv Shukla to attend ICC meetings

The apex court named the panel to run BCCI, which has been headless since the court rendered most of the top office-bearers ineligible to hold office as per the Justice RM Lodha Committee report on ushering in reforms in the influential body.

Guha, however, told HT he did not want to comment at this stage.

The SC also announced that Limaye along with BCCI officials Anirudh Chaudhury and Amitah Choudhary will attend the International Cricket Council meeting later this week.