CoA appoint former CEC N Gopalaswami as BCCI Electoral Officer

first_img Indo-Asian News Service New DelhiJune 7, 2019UPDATED: June 7, 2019 21:17 IST N Gopalaswami (right) in a file imageHIGHLIGHTSN Gopalaswami served as Chief Election Commisioner from June 2006 to April 2009The CoA had in its meeting on May 22 decided that the elections would take place on October 22Gopalaswami shall operate from the BCCI headquarters in MumbaiThe Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) on Friday appointed N. Gopalaswami as the Electoral Officer to supervise the elections of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the Indian Cricketers Association.A release issued by the CoA read: “On the advise of the Chief Election Commissioner of India, the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India-appointed Committee of Administrators today confirmed N. Gopalaswami, former Chief Election Commissioner of India, as the Electoral Officer to supervise the elections of the BCCI and the Indian Cricketers Association. Gopalaswami shall operate from the BCCI headquarters in Mumbai.”The CoA had in its meeting on May 22 decided that the elections would take place on October 22. It had also said that the elections of the state associations are to be completed by September 14 and the names of representatives of the state associations to BCCI are to be sent by September 23.The CoA had further said that the appointment of the Electoral Officer by the BCCI and preparation of the electoral protocol by the Electoral Officer in consultation with the CoA would be communicated to all by June 30.Also Read | Pakistan players wanted retaliatory celebration against India, PCB says noAlso Read | ICC red cards Dhoni gloves: Mahi in breach of ICC rulesFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byAjay Tiwari Tags :Follow N GopalaswamiFollow BCCI elections CoA appoint former CEC N Gopalaswami as BCCI Electoral OfficerOn the advice of the Chief Election Commissioner of India, BCCI’s Committee of Administrators (CoA) has appointed former Chief Election Commissioner N Gopalaswami as the supervisor for the upcoming Board electionsadvertisementlast_img read more