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Why no Bihar players included in IPL auction? Asks Aditya Verma

Petitioner in the IPL spot-fixing case Aditya Verma has accused BCCI office-bearers of flouting rules by allowing Rajeev Shukla to continue as IPL chairman.

cricket Updated: Feb 04, 2018 20:36 IST
The Indian Premier League players’ auction was held on January 27 and 28.
The Indian Premier League players’ auction was held on January 27 and 28.(BCCI)

Aditya Verma, petitioner in the IPL spot-fixing scam, has written a letter to COA chief Vinod Rai alleging discrimination against Bihar cricketers after they were not included in the Indian Premier League auction.

Verma, in his letter, has accused BCCI office-bearers of flouting rules by allowing Rajeev Shukla to continue as the IPL chairman.

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He has also alleged that CEO Rahul Johri and acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary have “formed a gang” and are not implementing Supreme Court diktat on Lodha Committee reforms.