IGNORING all warnings from his party, BJP MP and former cricketer Kirti Azad on Sunday released a 28- minute video, accusing the Delhi & District Cricket Association ( DDCA
) of massive financial irregularities, including granting contracts to ghost companies.
New Delhi [India], May 25 ( ANI ): Shashi Khanna, the wife of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) acting president CK Khanna, will contest the upcoming Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA
Azad's assertion came after BJP general secretary Ramlal called him earlier in the day for a meeting, apparently to persuade him against attacking Jaitley at a time when the party has rallied around him to fend off the opposition attack on him over alleged corruption in DDCA
. Rejecting suggestions that the party leadership has gagged him, the Darbhanga MP tweeted, " don't go by rumours that I have been gagged.
New Delhi [India], Jan 2 ( ANI ): A Delhi court on Tuesday dismissed the applications of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders, including that by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, in connection with the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA
) criminal defamation case.
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal alleged that there has been corruption in the DDCA
under Jaitley's 13 year- long tenure as its president.
Jaitley was president of the DDCA
, from 2000 to 2013.
As Jaitley headed the DDCA
, he needs to go till the probe is over," Delhi Congress president Ajay Maken said.
" Despite knowing fully well that there was no possibility of finding the files of the case they were investigating, the CBI chose to raid the CM's office on this pretext to lay its hands on files related to DDCA
scam involving the finance minister," he added.
New Delhi [India], Nov 11 ( ANI ): Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA
) Administrator Justice (Retired) Vikramjit Sen has said that former Test opener Gautam Gambhir's appointment as the government nominee in the cricket body's managing committee can be questioned under conflict of interest clauses currently in place in the sport.
AAP had sent a mail to the DDCA
on Wednesday, stating that chief minister Arvind Kejriwal would want to felicitate Delhi players who have contributed to the game and those who were part of the showpiece events in 1983 and 2011.
30 ( ANI ): Current India U-19 cricketer Manjot Kalra has been instructed to undergo another round of age-verification tests by the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA
) despite being cleared by parent body, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).
The mail sent by the government to the DDCA
clearly states that players who have contributed to the game and also by the virtue of who's efforts India won the showpiece events in 1983 and 2011 would be felicitated on Saturday.