Resumption of cricketing actions within the megalopolis will prime the agenda of the Mumbai Cricket Affiliation’s (MCA) Apex Council assembly to be held right here on August 14. Cricket within the megalopolis has come to a grinding halt since mid-March on account of outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic and Mumbai is without doubt one of the worst affected cities within the nation.
“We’ll talk about resumption of cricketing exercise and likewise the Normal Working Procedures despatched by the BCCI to all of the state associations on this regard,” an Apex Council member stated. Points associated to the formation of Cricket Enchancment Committee (CIC) can even be mentioned.
MCA had shortlisted three names — Lalchand Rajput, Raju Kulkarni and Samir Dighe — as members of the CIC. MCA scorer Deepak Joshi has additionally written to the affiliation to take up the problems of retired scorers with the BCCI.
Joshi in an e-mail, a replica of which is with PTI, has sought medical group insurance coverage coverage and ex-gratia quantity for the scorers, citing the case of retired MCA scorer Ramesh Parab, who had efficiently fought COVID-19. As per the agenda, Joshi’s e-mail willl additionally come up for dialogue.