Inderjit Singh Bindra Era Ends, DP Reddy New PCA Boss

Former BCCI president Inderjit Singh Bindra spent 36 years as cricket administrator. Vice-president and senior IAS officer, DP Reddy has overtaken as new Punjab Cricket Association head.

updated: August 23, 2014 17:42 IST
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Bindra (second from left) spent 36 years as cricket administrator.

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Chandigarh: After a career spanning nearly 36 years as cricket administrator, Inderjit Singh Bindra decided to withdraw from the cricket affairs and in his place Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) vice-president and senior IAS officer, DP Reddy took over with immediate effect on Saturday.

The Executive Committee (EC) of the PCA met at PCA stadium at Mohali where the two decisions were taken.

According to PCA Secretary M P Pandove, the EC met to consider the request received from 70-year-old Bindra, regarding his unavailability to discharge the day-to-day responsibilities of the PCA affairs and his inability to attend to the administrative works of the Association, especially in view of the works relating to upcoming new PCA Stadium at Mullanpur.

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