N Srinivasan © PTI
N Srinivasan © PTI

 

Mar 27, 2014

 

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday proposed the Supreme Court to initiate disciplinary proceedings as per the recommendations of the Justice Mudgal Committee reports.

 

The Board and its president have a big day ahead as the apex court will hear the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2013 spot-fixing and betting controversy case.

 

PTI reported, “BCCI gives its proposal before SC assuring it of initiating disciplinary proceedings on the basis of recommendations of Mudgal committee report.”

 

Full coverage of Supreme Court hearing on IPL 2013 spot-fixing and betting scandal

 

Supreme Court judges could order the powerful head of India’s cricket board to quit after he defied their calls to stand down voluntarily during a probe into illegal betting.

 

Lawyers for N. Srinivasan, president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), are expected to argue at a hearing that the apex court has no right to order his dismissal despite growing pressure for him to resign, AFP reported.