New Delhi, July 5
BCCI ethics officer DK Jain right this moment stated he’s inspecting a battle of curiosity criticism in opposition to India captain Virat Kohli from Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association life member Sanjeev Gupta, who has levelled related fees in opposition to different gamers prior to now which have been deemed “infructuous”.
In his newest criticism, Gupta has alleged that Kohli is conflicted as he occupies two posts — captain of the Indian staff and director of a enterprise which has co-directors linked to a expertise administration firm that has a number of of his teammates on board. Gupta has alleged that it’s a violation of the BCCI structure which bars one particular person from holding a number of positions. “I have received a complaint. I will examine it and then see if the case is made out or not. If yes, then I have to afford an opportunity to him (Kohli) to respond,” Jain advised PTI.
Last 12 months, Jain had handled the battle of curiosity complaints in opposition to Indian cricketing greats Rahul Dravid, Sourav Ganguly, VVS Laxman and Kapil Dev.
All of those got here from Gupta and the previous gamers needed to resign from one place earlier than the complaints have been rendered “infructuous”. BCCI president Ganguly has already acknowledged that the battle of curiosity norms as prescribed by the Lodha Committee are unrealistic. — PTI