The final report over the IPL spot-fixing probe has been submitted to the Supreme Court by the Justice Mukul Mudgal committee on Monday which contains name of one of the India national player which also highlights the conflict of interest of Indian team and Chennai Super Kings‘ captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, according to sources of CNN-IBN.
CNN-IBN learns that former CSK team principle Gurunath Meiyappan, whose voice has been confirmed in the tapped conversation, has been added in detail in the submitted report. However, his father-in-law and ICC chairman N Srinivasan has been given exception.
The report’s sources told that it also mentions the name of Raj Kundra, Co-owner of Rajasthan Royals, the team whose players S Sreesanth, Ajit Chandila and Ankit Chavan were arrested and were put behind the bars before being released on bail for spot fixing during 2013 IPL.
Earlier in the day, The Mudgal Committee also submitted its final probe report on the Indian Premier League spot-fixing case in a sealed envelope to the Supreme Court of which hearing of the case will be on November 10.
“The report has been submitted in a sealed cover. Court will decide what to do now,” Justice Mudgal told reporters. “I cannot say more about the report, case will come [up for hearing] on November 10.“
Justice Mudgal also refused to reveal any details of the report. “I won’t comment on the content of the report, won’t be able to talk about it yet,” he said when asked if the report includes the names of N Srinivasan or the names of Rajasthan Royals’ players S Sreesanth, Ajit Chandila and Ankeet Chavan.
“It’s a new report but connected with the preliminary report,” he added.
Sreesanth, Chandila and Chavan were three prominent IPL players arrested on allegations of spot-fixing whereas former Chennai Super Kings’ Team Principal Gurunath Meiyappan and Bollywood actor Vindoo Dara Singh were sent behind the bars over allegations of betting during the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League.
Mudgal said that it is now in hands of SC as he have submitted his finalized things. “It’s not for me to be satisfied but for the Supreme Court,” he said.
Justice Mudgal led the SC-appointed probe committee contained Additional Solicitor General L Nageswara Rao, advocate Nilay Datta, Deputy DG (Narcotics Control Bureau) BB Mishra and former India captain Sourav Ganguly.
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