Kirti Azad calls BCCI's Working Committee meeting in Chennai a 'sham'

More than a fortnight after spot-fixing scandal rocked cricketing world, Srinivasan refused to heed mounting demands for his resignation as Board Chief at a meeting of the Working Committee. He said there were no charges against him.

updated: June 02, 2013 22:12 IST
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New Delhi: Cricketer-turned-politician Kirti Azad on Sunday called the BCCI's Emergent Working Committee meeting in Chennai a "sham" and said the Board members were not bothered about asking for President N Srinivasan's resignation.

"If the president is not going to resign, then all this meeting is a sham. All I can say is these people were not bothered," said Azad.

Srinivasan agreed to "step aside" till the probe into his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan is completed under a compromise formula that brought back former Chief Jagmohan Dalmiya as head of a four-member interim arrangement to run the Board.

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