The not too long ago elected Indian cricket board vice-president Rajeev Shukla finds himself in a soup after battle of curiosity expenses have been levelled towards him by an Indore-based activist.Justice (Rtd) DK Jain, the Ethics Officer of the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI), has sought a reply from the BCCI in addition to Shukla on the allegation after receiving the grievance.
“A grievance has been acquired by the Ethics Officer of the Board of Management for Cricket in India (for brief the BCCI) from Mr Sanjeev Gupta, underneath Rule 39(2)(b) of the Guidelines and Laws of the BCCI, concerning sure acts, allegedly constituting as ‘battle of curiosity’ towards Mr Rajeev Shukla,” mentioned an order from Gupta, dated January 14.
“Earlier than continuing additional on the Grievance, I deem it vital to determine the stand of the BCCI and the individual complained towards Mr Rajeev Shukla on the mentioned grievance. Accordingly, the BCCI and Mr Rajeev Shukla are known as upon to file their written response to the grievance, inside a interval of two weeks from as we speak, earlier than the Ethics Officer, BCCI. Additional orders within the matter shall be handed thereafter.”Complainant Gupta is a former life member of the Madhya Pradesh Cricket Affiliation and relies in Indore.