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Rohan Jaitley Elected Unopposed As DDCA President

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Rohan Jaitley who’s the 31-year-old son of former finance minister late Arun Jaitley was elected unopposed as the brand new president of Delhi and District Cricket Affiliation (DDCA). Rohan Jaitley is slated to stay within the submit until June 30, 2021.

Elections, nevertheless, shall be held on November 5,6 and eight whereas outcomes of the elections shall be declared on the next day ninth November deciding the destiny of remainder of the workplace bearers (treasurer and director).

Rohan Jaitley's Father Arun Jaitley
Arun Jaitley (Picture Credit score: Google)

Rohan Jaitley Received’t Thoughts A Contest As It’s Good For Democratic Course of

Professionally lawyer Rohan Jaitley had filed his papers on the final day of nominations. Notably, his father late Arun Jaitley had additionally served because the president of DDCA between 1999 and 2013, however allegations have been raised throughout his tenure by a number of politicians like Arvind Kejriwal, Kirti Azad, Ram Jethmalani and KPS Gill.

DDCA Cricket Committee
DDCA Cricket Committee

Rohan Jaitley, who stated he wouldn’t thoughts a contest because it’s in step with the democratic course of, was anticipated to be the unanimous selection of all opposing camps on the DDCA.

“I don’t thoughts a contest. It’s good for the democratic course of. The Concept is to herald good individuals at applicable occasions to have checks and balances in place,” Rohan Jaitley had stated PTI after submitting his nomination papers.

Sunil Kumar Goel, the one different candidate aside from Rohan Jaitley, had withdrawn after submitting his nomination for the president’s submit.

DDCA Was With out President After Rajat Sharma’s Resignation

The DDCA was a headless physique for practically a 12 months after Rajat Sharma who’s an Indian journalist and the Chairman and Editor-in-Chief, India TV resigned on 16th November 2019 from the submit citing corruption and unprofessionalism within the affiliation. Since then loads of workplace bearers have been suspended at totally different occasions by the Excessive Court docket and DDCA ombudsman.

Rajat Sharma, DDCA
Rajat Sharma, DDCA

“Sure, I’ve filed my nomination at the moment. I want to work for the betterment of Delhi cricket and would like to have everybody on the identical web page. It’s good to return again and serve the affiliation with an intention to take it the place it must be,” he had added.

Advocate Sunil Kumar Goel withdrew after submitting his nomination for the president’s submit. The ultimate checklist of candidates was revealed by the Election Returning Officer. The deadline for withdrawal of candidature for candidates expired on Saturday after which checklist was revealed.

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