LAHORE: Election commissioner of the Pakistan Cricket Board retired Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed on Friday referred to as a particular assembly of the Board of Governors on Sept 13 right here to elect the 36th PCB chairman, almost definitely to be Ramiz Raja.
The election commissioner made the choice in his first assembly on the Gaddafi Stadium throughout which he additionally directed that notices of the particular assembly be issued to the BoG members. The notices have been duly issued.
Earlier on Friday morning, PCB patron-in-chief Prime Minister Imran Khan had nominated Asad Ali Khan and Ramiz on the BoG for a three-year time period whereas exercising his powers underneath clause 12(1) of the PCB Structure.
The opposite 5 members on the 10-member BoG embody Aasim Wajid Jawad, Alia Zafar, Arif Saeed and Javed Kurieshi (all unbiased members) and Wasim Khan (PCB chief government).
Three remaining posts on the BoG, all of elected representatives of the provincial cricket associations, are nonetheless mendacity vacant due to the newly-formed home construction of the PCB.
Our Sports activities Reporter from Islamabad provides: Following the approval of the prime minister, the Ministry for Inter-Provincial Coordination notified the nomination of Ramiz and Asad.
Whereas broadcaster Ramiz changed outgoing PCB chairman Ehsan Mani as BoG member, Asad retained his place for second time period.
“The Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan in capacity of patron of the Pakistan Cricket Board has been pleased to nominate the following two members of BOG, PCB with immediate effect: 1 Asad Ali Khan (second term) 2. Ramiz Raja,” learn the notification issued by IPC. It stated that time period of those members shall be three years.
Ramiz’s appointment on the BoG clears the way in which for him to change into the subsequent PCB chairman, with the prime minister’s nominee historically by no means going through any resistance in direction of turning into the nation’s cricket chief.
Revealed in Daybreak, August 28th, 2021