Suspended Delhi and District Cricket Affiliation (DDCA) president Vinod Tihara has been discovered responsible of indiscipline and misconduct by way of the ombudsman justice Badar Durrez Ahmed (retd) for difficult that the appointments of execs be stored on grasp and soliciting for the scrapping of variety committees and cricket committees by the use of circulars.
In a round on August 12, Tihara had alleged that the appointment of the CEO, CFO, COO and GM used to be completed with out transparency as he as secretary used to be now not knowledgeable in regards to the checklist of candidates and that the eligibility standards used to be compromised.
Within the order on Wednesday, the ombudsman mentioned that the allegations had been made by way of Tihara even if he had authorized the appointments by way of signing the solution.
“The problem right here is whether or not Tihara may just on his personal purport to do so opposite to the verdict of the Board and in particular when he himself used to be birthday party to the choices… Despite the fact that a improper resolution has been taken by way of the bulk, a lone director can’t take regulation in his fingers and overide the mentioned resolution. This kind of resolution can simplest be undone both by way of the DDCA/its Board or ahead of the court docket/ Corporate Regulation Tribunal,” the order mentioned.
When it got here to the secretary’s round difficult the scraping of all cricket committees, variety committees, the ombudsman mentioned that Tihara had no such authority or energy given to him by way of the articles of affiliation of the DDCA.
“I grasp that the round dated August 12, 2018 (round difficult striking on grasp appointment of CEO, COO, CFO and GM stored on grasp) used to be now not in consonance with the articles of affiliation, the corporations act and regulation usually and in issuing the similar, Tihara has exhibited indiscipline and misconduct, which is adverse to the hobby of the DDCA and the sport of cricket,” the order concluded.
The Ombudsman delivered his verdict after joint secretary Rajan Manchanda had filed a grievance in opposition to Tihara, who used to be suspended for issuing the round on August 12.
Justice Ahmed mentioned that Tihara’s sole aim used to be to disrupt the functioning of the DDCA by way of seeking to scrap more than a few cricket and choice committees.
“The precise route given by way of Mr Tihara scrapping the Cricket Committees/ Variety Committees used to be designed to motive disruption within the cricketing affairs of the DDCA. This could obviously be adverse to the sport of cricket. The truth that the round sought the annulment of the entire appointments of CEO and many others., amounted to disruption of the Management of the DDCA. The route given to the workers of the DDCA would generally tend to create indiscipline among the workers and lead to a state of anarchy.”