Mumbai: Union Agricultural Minister Sharad Pawar was on Wednesday felicitated here for becoming ICC President.
Pawar, also a former BCCI chief, took over as ICC president for a two-year term on July 1 and is only the second Indian after Jagmohan Dalmiya to get to the top post.
Maharashtra Governor K Shankaranarayanan felicitated Pawar at the function organised by Deputy Chief Minister Chhagan Bhujbal at suburban Kalina here.
Pawar`s wife Pratibha was also present on the occasion.
Those present included Maharashtra Ministers R R Patil, Patangrao Kadam, Ajit Pawar, Ganesh Naik, Vijaykumar Gavit, Jaydutta Kshirsagar, Hasan Mushrif, Jayant Patil, Babanrao Pachpute, NCP state unit president Madhukar Pichad, Speaker of the Legislative Assembly Dilip Walse-Patil.
Former cricketers Dilip Vengsarkar, Ajit Wadekar, Madhav Apte, Vinod Kambli, industrialist Rahul Bajaj, V N Dhoot, Vijay Mallya, MPs Supriya Sule, Tariq Anwar, Vijay Darda, Ishwarlal Jain and Padmshri Patil were also present on the occasion.