There is no question of my resignation: N Srinivasan

Last Updated: May 25, 2013, 08:46 AM IST

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Even as the arrest of his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan’s has given rise to the demands of his resignation from the post of BCCI’s president, N Srinivasan is defiant saying there is no question of him quitting the cricket board.

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"I have done nothing wrong. There is no question of my resigning. My conscience is clear," Srinivasan told a news channel on Friday.

Meiyappan, who had appeared in the Mumbai crime branch for questioning, was arrested by the Mumbai Police for his involvement in the spot-fixing scandal that rocked the Indian Premier League on Friday night.

Various media reports quoted sources as saying that BCCI vice-president Arun Jaitely may replace Srinivasan as interim chief if the latter resigns.

However, according to another report which quoted a senior BCCI official as saying that the board won’t shy away from requesting former president Shashank Manohar to take charge.