N. Srinivasan Gets Jagmohan Dalmiya's Support Ahead of BCCI Elections

N. Srinivasan was given a clean chit in the IPL scam by the Mudgal report which stated that he was not involved in match-fixing. He is aiming for a third term as BCCI president.

Updated: November 19, 2014 13:43 IST
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N Srinivasan being received at the Raja Rajeswara Temple in Kannur.


Mumbai: In what would come as a shot in the arm for N. Srinivasan, Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) President Jagmohan Dalmiya has extended East Zone's support to the embattled BCCI president, who is seeking a third term as the Board chief, by signing the nomination papers for the December 17 elections. (BCCI AGM Postponed to December 17)

"All six units of East Zone have signed the nomination papers extending support to Mr Srinivasan in different combinations," said a top BCCI official, who attended the Board's Working Committee meeting in Chennai.(Related read:Sundar Raman, the brain behind Srinivasan)

Another BCCI official said that there is little chance of Sharad Pawar becoming the president. (Srinivasan Not Involved in Match-Fixing: Mudgal Report)

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