Ganguly writes to BCCI, expresses concern over CoA running Indian cricket

File photo: Sourav Ganguly Photograph:( AFP )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Oct 30, 2018, 09.02 PM (IST)

Former India cricket team captain Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday expressed concern over the way CoA is running the Indian cricket. I

In a letter to the Board of Control for Cricket in India, Ganguly also opened up on the sexual harassment allegations against CEO Rahul Johri. 

the mail which was sent to BCCI Acting President CK Khanna, Secretary Amitabh Chaudhary and Treasurer Anirudh Chaudhry, Ganguly said he is worried about how the Committee of Administrators (CoA) has divided opinions over the plan of action in Johri's case.

A screenshot of the letter was also tweeted by ANI.

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On 25th October, the CoA had formed a three-member panel to probe the sexual allegation against Johri but chairman Vinod Rai stood in the way of his sacking, as per media reports. 

Fellow CoA member Diana Edulji had said, reports added, that Johri has submitted his response to the show-cause notice issued against him after an anonymous account of the alleged incident came up on social media.

The post by the accuser, who claimed to be Johri's ex-colleague at a previous job, has been deleted by the Twitter handle that originally shared it. 

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Ganguly said he is worried about how the Committee of Administrators (CoA) has divided opinions over the plan of action in Johri's case.