Rajeev Shukla was just lately appointed the vice chairman of the BCCI.© Fb
A criticism alleging battle of curiosity has been filed towards 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 concern arises if a person holds multiple put up on the identical time. The criticism towards Shukla has been lodged with the BCCI’s Ethics Officer Justice (Retd) DK Jain. “A Grievance has been acquired by the Ethics Officer of the Board of Management for Cricket in India (for brief “the BCCI”) from Mr. Sanjeev Gupta, underneath Rule 39(2)(b) of the Guidelines and Laws of the BCCI, relating to sure acts, allegedly constituting as ‘battle of curiosity’ towards Mr. Rajeev Shukla,” the order learn.
“Earlier than continuing additional on the Grievance, I deem it crucial to determine the standof the BCCI and the individual complained towards — Mr. Rajeev Shukla on the stated Grievance,” it added.
Accordingly, the BCCI and Shukla have been known as upon to file their written response to the criticism 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 relating to him violating the affiliation’s code of conduct guidelines. Identified for his ‘battle of curiosity’ mails to BCCI, Gupta had final 12 months levied allegations of battle towards present India skipper Virat Kohli. This was after elevating battle allegations towards present BCCI president Sourav Ganguly and Indian cricketing legends like Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman.
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