Former ICC President Sharad Pawar Slams BCCI for Suspending Rajasthan Cricket Association

The Rajasthan Cricket Association elections were conducted in December last year but the results were sealed following a Supreme Court directive. After much deliberation, the result was finally announced by a court-appointed observer on Tuesday which declared Lalit Modi as the new president.

updated: May 06, 2014 19:40 IST
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London: Former Board and ICC president Sharad Pawar has slammed the BCCI's decision to suspend the Rajasthan Cricket Association after banned IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi was declared as the chief of RCA in Jaipur on Tuesday. (BCCI Suspends RCA)

"I was shocked to hear about the decision. I think it is a very harsh decision by the BCCI," the former BCCI president and senior politician told PTI here today.

Just hours after Modi was declared the president of the RCA, the BCCI "indefinitely" suspended the state association and appointed an ad-hoc body to run its cricket affairs. (Srinivasan Still Calling the Shots in BCCI: Abdi)

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