BCCI secretary Amitabh Choudhary blames Srinivasan, Anirudh Chaudhry for stalling of Lodha reforms

first_imgBoard of Control for Cricket in India secretary Amitabh Choudhary has filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court on Thursday saying majority of the members want to implement but few are stalling the process.In his affidavit, Amitabh Choudhary blamed former BCCI president N Srinivasan, treasurer Anirudh Chaudhry and few others in not letting the implementation of the reforms.This comes a day after the Committee of Administrators filed a status report that will be taken up by the Supreme Court on Friday.In a very aggressive and explosive fourth and final status report, the CoA lambasted BCCI treasurer Anirudh Chaudhry and disqualified officials like former boss N. Srinivasan.Placing before the Supreme Court CoA said, “Chaudhry lacks the courage and conviction to implement the reforms despite filing an affidavit to that effect in court.”They called the actions of Srinivasan and Niranjan Shah disruptive and subversive and say they are both acting with vested interests. In a 37-page report in possession of India Today, CoA have also submitted audio recordings of BCCI meetings to substantiate their claims.Earlier on June 26 at the BCCI’s Special General Meeting (SGM), Srinivasan took the lead in resistance to Lodha reforms citing ‘the 19 affidavits state units had filed with various courts over difficulties in implementing the July 18th 2016 Supreme Court order.’last_img read more