BCCI new committee of administrators have decided to crak the whip on staff appointed by ex-president Anurag thakur and former secretary Ajay Shirke, and have sacked the Main Media Manager Nishant Arora on Monday.
As per sources, 7 members has been sacked from the BCCI’s Delhi office, soon Delhi office will be shutdown.
BCCI’s main media manager was asked to move to Mumbai to join the rest of the staff, but Nishant chose to tender resignation on Monday.
BCCI Delhi office recruits were all former president Anurag Thakur’s staff and with him being removed by Supreme Court, it was imperative that they would be laid off.
Diana Edulji a COA member said that , committee has not named anyone but had only instructed for the closure of the office.
“We had just said that President’ s Office in Delhi should be shut down and all those recruited in Delhi office will need to go. We never named Nishant but if he is a Delhi Office recruit then he has to go. But if his media manager’s contract is independent of it, then Rahul (BCCI CEO Rahul Johri) takes a final call. Nishant’s replacement will also be decided by Rahul,” Edulji.
Arora has been the BCCI media manager for 18 months and had been on tours to Australia, US, West Indies to name a few.