Gurunath Meiyappan spotted in Kodaikanal with N Srinivasan

Gurunath Meiyappan is expected to meet the Mumbai Police by 5 pm on Friday © AFP

Mumbai: May 24, 2013

 

Chennai Super Kings CEO and Team Principal Gurunath Meiyappan, who is under the scanner for his alleged role in betting during IPL 2013, was spotted in Kodaikanal alongwith BCCI President and father-in-law N Srinivasan, according to Times Now.

The News channel is also reporting that he is likely to take a flight to Mumbai from Madurai. He is currently on his way to Madurai via road.

Earlier, it was reported that Meiyappan’s request for extension in time to appear before the Mumbai Police was denied. According to that, he is expected to meet the Mumbai Police by 17.00 hrs today or face an arrest warrant.

Mumbai Police on Friday indicated it would not extend the deadline for Chennai Super Kings CEO Gurunath Meiyappan to appear before it for questioning in the IPL betting scandal, saying “he has been asked to present himself by 5 pm on Friday.”

“Meiyappan was served summons on Thursday which asked him to present himself before the crime branch here between 10 AM and 5 PM today. So, he has to present himself by 5 PM on Friday,” a deputy commissioner rank officer involved in the probe told PTI.

(With inputs from PTI)

Click here for the updates of IPL 2013 spot-fixing controversy

Read more stories on IPL 2013 spot-fixing controversy