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Cricket Association of Bengal will become fully Lodha compliant: Sourav Ganguly

first_img Indo-Asian News Service KolkataAugust 1, 2019UPDATED: August 1, 2019 08:43 IST Sourav Ganguly confirmed CAB’s decision after the special general meeting on Wednesday (India Today Photo)HIGHLIGHTSCAB will comply fully with the new constitution of BCCI set by Lodha committee: GangulyCAB will wait till the Supreme Court hearing on August 8 before changing its constitutionWe will give them voting rights if the court does not change the verdict: GangulyCricket Association of Bengal (CAB) President Sourav Ganguly said on Wednesday that the state association will give voting rights to former international players, complying fully with the new constitution set by the Supreme Court appointed Justice R.M. Lodha committee.In the special general meeting it was decided that CAB will wait till the Supreme Court hearing on August 8 before changing its constitution.”We will give them voting rights if the court does not change the verdict. After this we will be fully Lodha compliant,” Ganguly told reporters here after the meeting.”After the amendment we will appoint an electoral officer. We will then proceed with the AGM after August 8. As of now we will wait for the court’s order,” Ganguly added.The process of filing the new electoral roll will start after the only point left, which was giving voting rights to former international players, is complied as per the constitution set by the Supreme Court.The CAB currently has 121 members with voting rights and has more than 15 former international men’s and women’s cricketers.Meanwhile, the CAB has decided to confer former India player and Bengal mentor Arul Lal with the Lifetime Achievement Award at its annual ceremony on August 3.Also Read | I walk out for my country, not just the team: Rohit SharmaAlso Read | Virat Kohli has right to say who he wants as India head coach: Sourav GangulyAlso See:For sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byAkshay Ramesh Tags :Follow BCCIFollow Sourav GangulyFollow Cricket Association of BengalFollow Lodha Committe Cricket Association of Bengal will become fully Lodha compliant: Sourav GangulyPresident of Cricket Association of Bengal, Sourav Ganguly has confirmed that the state cricket association will give voting rights to its former players and appoint an electoral officer.advertisementlast_img read more