Cricket Association of Bihar chief Aditya Verma yesterday said he would file a contempt petition before the Supreme Court against the BCCI, N Srinivasan and other important functionaries of the Board for allegedly violating an earlier order of the top court.
Aditya Verma and N Srinivasan
"Being a petitioner of this case, now I will move a contempt against BCCI, Srini and especially against IPL chairman (Ranjib Biswal) for his interview in (New) Indian Express on May 3," Verma, a petitioner in the IPL spot fixing case, said in a release. In that interview, Biswal had apparently said "overall, he (Srinivasan) is the president of BCCI.
"... and Mr Amitabh Choudhary, how can he receive Srini at Ranchi airport on May 13 and arrange business suit. Both gentlemen IPL chairman and Prez JSCA and member GC of IPL violating the appex court order dated March 28," Verma said. Verma also claimed that Srinivasan yesterday moved a petition before the Supreme Court to allow him function as BCCI President.