Unable to provide security to IPL matches, says Sushilkumar Shinde

The Government on Tuesday reiterated that it will not be able to provide security to this year`s Indian Premier League as its dates clash with general elections.

BCCI says police security charges for IPL very high

Terming the charges levied by police for security during IPL matches played at D Y Patil Stadium in neighbouring Navi Mumbai in 2010 as "excessively high", the country`s premier cricket body BCCI has urged the Home Secretary of Maharashtra to fix reasonable rates, comparable to those charged by other states.