<div class="img-caption-wrap "> <img alt="N Srinivasan 'happy' to resume as BCCI president after Supreme Court's permission" src="https://st2.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/cricket/image_20130603204531.jpeg" title="N Srinivasan 'happy' to resume as BCCI president after Supreme Court's permission" /> <p class="imgcaptionnew" style="width:618px;"> N Srinivasan did not seem too concerned with a new committee being formed for probe in the spot-fixing and betting scandal © PTI</p> </div> <strong>New Delhi: Oct 8, 2013 </strong><br /> <br /> <a href="/tags/N-Srinivasan/post" target="_blank">N Srinivasan </a>was "quite happy" after the Supreme Court on Tuesday <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/cricket-articles/Breaking-Supreme-Court-allows-N-Srinivasan-to-take-charge-as-BCCI-president-tells-him-not-to-interfere-in-spot-fixing-probe/31852" target="_blank">allowed him to take charge</a> as <a href="http://admin.cricketcountry.com/tags/BCCI/post" target="_blank">Board of Control for Cricket in India</a> (BCCI) president and said the cricket board "needs somebody" to run it.<br /> <br /> "I think the Supreme Court has said I can resume functioning and discharge my functions. So I am quite happy because BCCI needs somebody," Srinivasan told reporters after the ruling.<br /> <br /> The apex court also set up a probe panel headed by former Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court <a href="/tags/Mukul-Mudgal/post" target="_blank">Mukul Mudgal</a> to inquire into the allegation of betting and spot-fixing in IPL.<br /> <br /> The Tamil Nadu strongman did not seem too concerned with a new committee being formed.<br /> <br /> "I have no comment on the new committee, Supreme Court has directly formed it. I have not a part of it. I have nothing to do with it," he said.<br /> <br /> The court has asked the probe panel to complete its inquiry within four months. The apex court also directed BCCI and Srinivasan not to interfere in the probe.<br /> <br /> The committee will investigate <a href="/tags/Gurunath-Meiyappan/post" target="_blank">Gurunath Meiyappan </a>and owners of Rajasthan Royals and file a report on erring Indian Premier League (IPL) franchisees, it said.<br /> <br /> The SC ruled that Srinivasan can resume his duties, so long as he doesn't deal with any matters relating to the IPL.<br /> <br /> Senior advocate and additional solicitor general N Nageshwar Rao and Assam Cricket Association (ACA) member Nilay Dutta are the other two members of the newly-formed probe committee.<br /> <br /> Asked what would be his first task after taking over, Srinivasan refused to divulge anything.<br /> <br /> "I will tell about it later," was all he said.