Cricket Association of Bihar Secretary Aditya Verma joins BJP

Updated: 17 July 2014 17:15 IST

Adity Verma made waves by taking the BCCI to court seeking an independent probe into the IPL spot-fixing scandal. The Supreme Court constituted the Justice Mudgal committee to investigate the matter while asking Srinivasan to step aside as BCCI president till the probe was completed.

Cricket Association of Bihar Secretary Aditya Verma joins BJP
A file photo of Aditya Verma.

New Delhi:
A file photo of Aditya Verma.
A file photo of Aditya Verma.

The unrecognised Cricket Association of Bihar Secretary Aditya Verma, whose legal action led to N Srinivasan stepping aside as BCCI president in the IPL spot-fixing scandal, on Thursday joined the BJP's Bihar unit.

He was inducted into the party by Bihar BJP chief Mangal Pandey.

Verma hit the headlines by taking the BCCI to court seeking an independent probe into the IPL spot-fixing scandal. The Supreme Court constituted the Justice Mudgal committee to investigate the matter while asking Srinivasan to step aside as BCCI president till the probe was completed.

Topics : Cricket Board of Control for Cricket in India
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