Pakistans Senate committee asks PCB chairman to quitFebruary 9th, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb. 9: Pakistani Senator Envar Baig has asked the Pakistan Cricket Board(PCB ) chairman Ijaz Butt to resign immediately.
In a parliamentary committee meeting on sports, presided by Senator Zafar Iqbal Chaudhry, Butt failed to satisfy the committee on Javed Miandad’’s resignation.
According to The News, when the committee asked Butt to explain the terms on which Miandad’’s appointment was made, Butt said Miandad had neither signed a contract nor had he received a check.
Butt admitted that Miandad’’s appointment without a contract was his biggest mistake.
The committee criticized PCB chairman, and Senator Baig asked him to quit immediately.
PCB CEO Saleem Altaf, chief selector Abdul Qadir, former director general Javed Miandad, coach Intikhab Alam, former officials PCB Shafqat Naghmi, Nadeem Akram and Sports Minister Aftab Shah Jilani were also present at the meeting. (ANI)
- Senator asks PCB chief to resign over Miandad controversy - Feb 09, 2009
- Abdul Qadir resigned due to "lack of independence", dispute over Akhtar's selection - Dec 29, 2010
- Zardari likely to sack PCB chief Ijaz Butt - Apr 25, 2011
- Zardari appoints close friend as PCB chief,Butt shown the door - Oct 12, 2011
- Miandad threatens to quit PCB - Feb 02, 2010
- PCB appoints Bari as interim COO - Sep 01, 2009
- PCB sacks chief operating officer Salim Altaf - Sep 01, 2009
- Afridi urges Zardari to save Pakistani cricket - Jun 01, 2011
- PCB chief faces privilege motion by Senates sports body - Feb 12, 2009
- Pak MPs to probe falling standards of cricket in country - Feb 09, 2009
- NA sports committee wants bailable warrant against PCB chief - Jul 15, 2009
- Pak NA committee summons Miandad to explain 'hurdles' in PCB functioning - Jan 27, 2010
- Furious Pak Senators demand action against `match fixing' players - May 22, 2010
- Pak Sports Ministry expresses helplessness in acting against PCB and its boss Ijaz Butt - Sep 24, 2010
- Miandad can replace Intikhab as Pakistan coach - Nov 14, 2009
Tags: aftab, akram, appointment, baig, biggest mistake, butt, ceo, chaudhry, coach, committee meeting, envar, javed miandad, pakistan cricket board, pakistan cricket board pcb, parliamentary committee, resignation, senate committee, shah jilani, Sports, zafar iqbal