IPL spot-fixing inquiry panel granted extension by BCCI

N Srinivasan along with Arun Jaitley and Niranjan Shah will look into the report submitted by the Inquiry Panel AFP

By CricketCountry Staff

Mumbai: Jun 6, 2012

Extension has been granted by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)to the one-man panel conducting a preliminary enquiry into the five domestic players suspended for alleged misconduct following a sting operation carried out by TV news channel three weeks back.

The probe began on May 15 by Ravi Sawani, the BCCI anti-corruption unit head.

“He (Sawani) asked for an extension and I have given it to him. He will submit the report in a day or two,” N Srinivasan, BCCI President, was quoted as saying by Hindustan Times.

After the report on the five players T Sudhindra, Mohnish Mishra, Shalabh Srivastava, Abhinav Bali and Amit Yadav is submitted to the BCCI chief, it will be looked into by the Board s disciplinary committe that includes N Srinivasan, Arun Jaitley and Niranjan Shah.

All the five players were earlier suspended a day after the sting operation done by India TV went on air.