IPL spot-fixing: SC issues notice to BCCI, N Srinivasan

Last Updated: Friday, August 30, 2013 - 14:34

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday issued a notice to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), N Srinivasan, and India Cements on a plea against the Bombay High Court verdict refusing to appoint a fresh committee to probe IPL spot fixing scam.

Earlier, the BCCI had filed an appeal in the Supreme Court on August 5, challenging the Bombay High court`s order that deemed its IPL probe panel as `illegal and unconstitutional’.

The BCCI, in its petition, had maintained that its two-member probe panel was legal. It mentioned that the panel was formed in accordance with the rules of the board.

A committee appointed by BCCI comprising two retired high court judges had given a clean chit to BCCI president in exile N Srinivasan and his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan and co-owner of Rajasthan Royals Raj Kundra in the IPL spot-fixing scandal.

(With PTI inputs)



First Published: Friday, August 30, 2013 - 18:54

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