DDCA will also procure 25 extra oxygen concentrators for its members, officials, employees on need basis and returned after use.
The remit of a stadium goes beyond its primary, prosaic function of providing space for sports. These are breathing, living theatres where men and women sweat, simmer, sculpt, and soar. To subject such institutions to the nasty whims of a few is a monumental cultural disservice to the society perpetually bereft of inspiration.
The DDCA had planned the start of training for its probables in a phased manner from the beginning of October but there is no surety of that happening, considering that Delhi has had a surge of COVID-19 caseload in the past week.
The BCCI has already stopped DDCA's annual grant and there has been a discussion to put an ad-hoc body in place during a tele-conference between Apex Council members a couple of days back.
DDCA general secretary Vinod Tihara is currently in jail for allegedly failing to "comply with GST norms" after going "incommunicado" amid speculation that he was self-isolating with symptoms of COVID-19.
DDCA pays Rs 1.63 crore in legal fees, but yet to remunerate coaches and support staff including Delhi senior coach Bhaskar Pillai
The Delhi and Districts Cricket Association is yet to pay remuneration of its coaches and support staff of various state teams (senior, age group, and women) but has cleared legal expenses of more than Rs 1.6 crore in the last four months.
Ishant was named in the New Zealand Test squad on 4 February subject to fitness clearance.
Gautam Gambhir to have a stand named after him in Arun Jaitley stadium following months of deliberation by DDCA, says report
This move comes a few months after the plan to honour Gambhir was put on hold temporarily. The felicitation was originally scheduled to take place during 22-23 June earlier this year after members of the Apex Council unanimously decided to do as as a mark of recognition.
Rajat Sharma resigns as DDCA chief citing ‘pulls and pressures’ within organisation; CEO, two-member CAC follow suit
Senior journalist Rajat Sharma on Saturday resigned from the post of president of DDCA, citing his inability to continue amidst "various pulls and pressures" within the organisation.
Former India opener Virender Sehwag on Monday said he resigned from the Delhi and Districts Cricket Association's (DDCA) cricket committee keeping the body's interests in mind.
BCCI has reacted sharply to Committee of Administrators (CoA) chief Vinod Rai's assertion that the recently-held Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) elections could be annulled, saying that the CoA's attempts at stopping the polls have already been rejected by the Delhi High Court.
DDCA presidential candidate Madan Lal says he wants to see players taking pride in Delhi cricket again
The main battle for the DDCA presidential seat will be between former Indian cricketer Madan Lal and India TV owner Rajat Sharma.
Former India cricketer Madan Lal, BCCI chief CK Khanna's wife among those cleared to contest DDCA elections
Former India international Madan Lal, acting BCCI president CK Khanna's wife Shashi and ex-DDCA sports committee member Vinod Tihara have been cleared to contest the Delhi & Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) election on 30 June.
On the verge of bankruptcy due to severe fund crunch, a beleaguered DDCA has requested the BCCI CEO Rahul Johri through observer Justice (Retd) Mukul Mudgal to release Rs 2 crore on ad-hoc basis.
The Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) on Wednesday rejected a number of recommendations of the Justice R.M. Lodha committee, asserting that the existing systems and procedures are capable of ensuring transparancy in its functioning.
Gambhir, who has been named captain in sports secretary Anil Jain's list, yesterday supervised the practice session for two hours even though he himself did not bat at the nets.