Former Team India captain and popular TV Cricket commentator and Cricket analyst Krishnamachari Srikanth has succeeded Dilip Vengsakar as the chief selector of BCCI selection committee. Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Power has stepped down and Shashanka Manohar is the new BCCI president. N Srinivasan was unopposedly elected as the Secretary.
It is for the first time in cricketing history of Assam that an Assamese has reached at this position. It is hoped that under the able leadership and sportsman spirit Bora will spearhead in including the Eastern Zone player in the highest level. The 79th Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Mumbai today decided this. Assamese cricketing fraternity has expressed satisfaction and expectation over Rajesh Bora inclusion in BCCI Jr. Selection Committee.