"It is essential and in the interest of the Board to take all necessary steps," says Sharad Pawar © Getty Images (File Photo)
“It is essential and in the interest of the Board to take all necessary steps,” says Sharad Pawar © Getty Images (File Photo)

Mumbai: MCA president Sharad Pawar wants the beleaguered BCCI to call an emergent meeting in the wake of two-year suspension handed out to Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) by the Supreme Court appointed Justice Lodha Committee. IPL Verdict: Gurunath Meiyappan, Raj Kundra pleas hardly sway Supreme Court

“In view of the decision rendered by Justice Lodha committee suspending Shri Gurunath Meiyappan and Shri Raj Kundra and also suspending Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals for a period of two years, it is necessary to convene an emergent Working Committee/SGM meeting of the Board to discuss and to take further course of action in this regard,” Pawar wrote in a letter to BCCI chief Jagmohan Dalmiya. Lalit Modi lauds IPL Verdict as honest decision on Indian cricket

“It is essential and in the interest of the Board to take all necessary steps so as to restore the credibility of BCCI and game of cricket in India. It is necessary for the Board to be proactive in this matter and take all necessary actions to clean the game of cricket,” he wrote. Raj Kundra shocked and disappointed with IPL Verdict

Earlier today, the Supreme Court-appointed Lodha Committee suspended the two IPL teams for two years besides suspending their top officials Gurunath Meiyappan and Raj Kundra for life from being involved in all activities related to cricket matches for bringing game to disrepute. IPL Verdict: India Cements mull SC move over CSK suspension

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