MUMBAI: Chaos gripped Bihar cricket because the Ombudsman-cum-Ethics Officer of the Bihar Cricket Affiliation (BCA) Raghwendra Kumar Singh on Sunday directed that BCA secretary Sanjay Kumar be faraway from his publish on grounds of ‘battle of curiosity.’
As per the order of the Ombudsman, Kumar has been requested to “keep away from cricketing actions’ for a interval of 1 12 months. The Ombudsman’s order thus accepted the choice of the Annual Basic Assembly (AGM) of the BCA to dismiss Kumar on grounds of battle of curiosity. The cost in opposition to Kumar pertains to the secretary utilizing his place within the affiliation to get his son Shivam S Kumar chosen within the Bihar workforce’s squad for the Vijay Hazare Trophy in 2019.
Kumar, nonetheless, mentioned that the Ethics Officer’s order “had no that means.” “I’ve obtained this order, however it has no that means. As per an order of the Patna Excessive Courtroom, which was given on March 6, 2020, the BCA Ethics officer-cum-Ombudsman can not go any orders. I’ve a replica of that order. You may’t appoint an Ombudsman similar to that and get an order in your favour,” Kumar instructed TOI. “By the best way, this Ombudsman is signing on participant lists too, which needs to be investigated,” he alleged.