Rajeev Shukla was just lately appointed the vp of the BCCI.© Facebook
A grievance alleging battle of curiosity has been filed in opposition to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) vp Rajeev Shukla by former Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) member Sanjeev Gupta. The battle of curiosity subject arises if a person holds a couple of put up on the identical time. The grievance in opposition to Shukla has been lodged with the BCCI’s Ethics Officer Justice (Retd) DK Jain. “A Complaint has been received by the Ethics Officer of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (for short “the BCCI”) from Mr. Sanjeev Gupta, under Rule 39(2)(b) of the Rules and Regulations of the BCCI, regarding certain acts, allegedly constituting as ‘conflict of interest’ against Mr. Rajeev Shukla,” the order learn.
“Before proceeding further on the Complaint, I deem it necessary to ascertain the standof the BCCI and the person complained against — Mr. Rajeev Shukla on the said Complaint,” it added.
Accordingly, the BCCI and Shukla have been known as upon to file their written response to the grievance inside a interval of two weeks from Thursday, earlier than the ethics officer. Further orders within the matter shall be handed thereafter.
Gupta had earlier resigned from his MPCA membership after there have been complaints concerning him violating the affiliation’s code of conduct guidelines. Known for his ‘battle of curiosity’ mails to BCCI, Gupta had final yr levied allegations of battle in opposition to present India skipper Virat Kohli. This was after elevating battle allegations in opposition to present BCCI president Sourav Ganguly and Indian cricketing legends like Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman.
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