The Committee of Administrators (CoA) on Tuesday extended the deadline for conducting elections of BCCI's state units by a week to 4 October. The BCCI polls are scheduled to held on 23 October.
BCCI state associations seek Amicus Curiae intervention after CoA mandates new tenure clause ahead of elections
The upcoming elections in more than 30 BCCI state units have run into rough weather after they were asked to follow a fresh clause on tenure of officials by the Committee of Administrators (CoA), which might leave a major chunk of members without voting rights.
BCCI elections to be held on 22 October, announces CoA; Vinod Rai says democratically elected body should run cricket in India
Asked about elections finally taking place in the BCCI, which has suffered from administrative crisis for more than two years, Rai said he was a happy man.
Daily Bulletin: EC's Article 324 comes to force at 10 pm today in West Bengal; Modi, Mamata to hold rallies on last day of campaigning; day's top stories
Today's top stories: Narendra Modi, Mamata Banerjee will both hold rallies on what is now the last day of campaigning in West Bengal after EC's Article 324 order; Rahul Gandhi will visit the Alwar rape survivor's family; and more.
Supreme Court-appointed amicus curiae PS Narsimha says rather than court or CoA, elected bodies should run cricket
Supreme Court-appointed amicus curiae PS Narsimha is confident that BCCI is moving towards forming a democratically elected body which should actually govern the game rather than the court or its appointed bodies.
During their meeting with the Amicus, most of the BCCI affiliated units had expressed their practical difficulty on having an apex council, which is a mirror image of the BCCI's governing body.
The SC bench of Justices SA Bobde and AM Sapre had directed Advocate Narasimha to handle the applications of all the member associations, who approached it with a wide range of issues.
Tamil Nadu government on Monday told the Supreme Court that they have "substantially implemented" the policy relating to providing relief to the farmers in the state.