N Srinivasan

N Srinivasan has refused to step down from his post as BCCI President © PTI

Mumbai: May 28, 2013

President of Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) Jyotiraditya Scindia said on Tuesday, that Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President N Srinivasan should step aside temporarily till the ongoing matters are resolved.

Talking to Times Now, he said that he wasn’t saying anyone was guilty but felt that it would be in the interest of the game that Srinivasan steps down for a while. He went on to say that people are responsible for the actions of their family members to an extent.

N Srinivasan’s son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan was arrested in connection with betting during the Indian Premier League 2013 after he was named by arrested actor Vindoo Dara Singh.

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