N Srinivasan Removed as ICC Chairman

IAS Prelims 2023

N Srinivasan was today removed as the ICC Chairman after BCCI decided to recall him and nominate its recently-elected President Shashank Manohar as the chief of the world body.

The decision to remove Srinivasan was taken at the BCCI’s 86th Annual General Meeting in Mumbai.

The tenure of Mr.Srinivasan, who took over in June last year, was to end next year.

The remainder of the term will be completed by Mr. Manohar as it is India’s turn to hold the top position.

In case, Mr.Manohar cannot attend the ICC meetings, Sharad Pawar will be India’s representative.

With his sacking as ICC chairman, Mr. Srinivasan now only remains the president of Tamil Nadu Cricket Association.