Rajeev Shukla was not too long ago appointed the vice chairman of the BCCI.© Fb
A grievance alleging battle of curiosity has been filed in opposition to the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) vice chairman Rajeev Shukla by former Madhya Pradesh Cricket Affiliation (MPCA) member Sanjeev Gupta. The battle of curiosity situation arises if a person holds multiple publish on the similar time. The grievance in opposition to Shukla has been lodged with the BCCI’s Ethics Officer Justice (Retd) DK Jain. “A Grievance has been obtained by the Ethics Officer of the Board of Management for Cricket in India (for brief “the BCCI”) from Mr. Sanjeev Gupta, below Rule 39(2)(b) of the Guidelines and Rules of the BCCI, concerning sure acts, allegedly constituting as ‘battle of curiosity’ in opposition to Mr. Rajeev Shukla,” the order learn.
“Earlier than continuing additional on the Grievance, I deem it crucial to establish the standof the BCCI and the individual complained in opposition to — Mr. Rajeev Shukla on the mentioned Grievance,” it added.
Accordingly, the BCCI and Shukla have been referred to as upon to file their written response to the grievance inside a interval of two weeks from Thursday, earlier than the ethics officer. Additional 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. Recognized 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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