LAHORE: In a transparent case of battle of curiosity and what can simply be termed as violation of PCB Structure, as many as twenty workers members of the Pakistan Cricket Board have been registered as basic physique members of the Northern Cricket Affiliation (NCA) — the one one registered out of the six associations — with the Registrar Societies and Joint Inventory Corporations, Islamabad, in practically one 12 months.
In keeping with the checklist of basic physique members listed in NCA and obtained by Daybreak, Chief Working Officer PCB Salman Naseer and Chief Govt PCB Wasim Gulzar Khan have been registered as president and vp of the affiliation respectively.
Furthermore, Saad Imran, one other PCB worker is registered as secretary. Moreover these three, 17 different members of the final physique are all staffers of the PCB together with Zakir Khan (Director Worldwide Cricket), Sami Burney (Director Media), Ateeque Rasheed (performing Chief Monetary Officer), Asad Mustafa (Senior Normal Supervisor Logistics), Adnan Muzaffar (Supervisor Worldwide), Imran Ahmad Khan (Head of Gamers Acquisition and Administration), Mohammad Salman Mesud (Senior Supervisor Advertising and marketing), Mansoor Ali Khan (Assistant Supervisor Advertising and marketing), Ahsan Iftikhar (Supervisor Media Home), Muhammad Waqas Malik (Supervisor Human Useful resource ), Bilal Hanif (Supervisor Accounts), Adeel-ur-Rehman, Azhar Ali Hashmi (Supervisor Property), Saad Munir (Assistant Supervisor Home), Ashfaq Ahmed (Senior Normal Supervisor Human Useful resource), Syed Shoaib Naveed (PSL Undertaking Govt) and Junaid Zia (Normal Supervisor Home Cricket).
As if this isn’t eye opening, one other checklist of seven-member workplace bearers of the NCA is proven to incorporate Salman Naseer as president, Wasim Khan (vp), Saad Imran (Secretary), Zakir Khan (Chief Govt Officer), Ateeque Rasheed (chief monetary officer), Bilal Hanif (Inner Auditor) and Sami Burney (member).
Holding positions within the NCA by any PCB worker is a violation of Cricket Affiliation’s Structure as clause 12.1-e binds the members of the Cricket Affiliation to not be an worker of the PCB. Furthermore, the 12.1-b clause states that each office-bearer of the Cricket Affiliation have to be the everlasting resident of the respective Cricket Affiliation. However hardly anyone among the many 20-member checklist is the everlasting resident of the NCA’s jurisdiction which covers the cities specifically Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Chakwal, Jhelum, Attock, Gilgit-Baltistan and AJK.
This clause, nonetheless, exempts any nomination from the sponsor and from the PCB. The nomination by the PCB, out of the Board, could be included as a result of clause 12.1-b clearly disallowed the workers of the PCB to be a member of the Cricket Affiliation.
Board’s Structure violated in a transparent case of battle of curiosity
The transfer might lead to critical penalties and belies PCB’s claims of sustaining transparency in its affairs as a result of as PCB’s CEO Wasim Khan and as PCB’s COO Salman Naseer each have management over releasing funds and grants to anybody. However on this case of NCA violations, on each ends these two high PCB officers will likely be coping with the affairs, i.e they are going to be releasing the funds or grants from one finish and will likely be receiving the identical on the opposite finish.
Because the Annual assembly of the NCA was additionally held on December 31, 2019 in Islamabad presided over by Salman Naseer, the bills on that assembly have been made both by the NCA or by the PCB. So, in impact, each Wasim and Salman have been answerable for these bills whereas sitting at each ends of the places of work.
Additionally it is famous that every one the workplace bearers of the NCA donot point out the positions they’re holding within the PCB.
When contacted, a PCB spokesman mentioned: “There is no such thing as a bar on PCB staff performing as founding members to register cricket associations as societies.
The Mannequin Structure for Cricket Associations are but to be adopted by the Northern Cricket Affiliation. Until such time that it’s adopted; there could be no violation of it.
“PCB must register Cricket Associations, put in place interim arrangements, conduct elections and thereafter elected person will become office bearers.”
It might be talked about that underneath the brand new PCB’s structure, carried out on August 19, 2019, the PCB has to register all six cricket associations underneath the brand new system with Registrar Societies and Joint Inventory Corporations. However in practically one 12 months’s time just one affiliation has been registered.
Additionally it is stunning that underneath the Registrar Societies’ structure clause 20, no phrase concerning the registration of sports activities our bodies is talked about. The clause says: “To what Societies Act applies: Societies established for the promotion of science, literature or the fine arts, for instruction, the diffusion of useful knowledge, (the diffusion of political education), the foundation or maintenance of libraries or reading rooms for general use among the members or open to the public, or public museums and galleries of painting and other works of art, history, mechanical and philosophical inventions, instruments or designs.”
Printed in Daybreak, August 1st, 2020