Lahore – 2nd January 2014: The third meeting of Interim Management Committee of PCB was held at Gaddafi Stadium Lahore at 2:00 p.m. under the chairmanship of Mr. Najam Sethi and attended by Mr. Shaharyar Khan, Mr. Naveed Akram Cheema, Mr. Zaheer Abbas, Mr. Haroon Rashid, Mr. Subhan Ahmad (Chief Operating Officer PCB), Mr. Badar Manzoor Khan (Chief Financial Officer PCB) and Mr. Salman Naseer (Secretary to the IMC).
The IMC was given a detailed update on the upcoming Asia Cup event and the ICC WT20 both scheduled in Bangladesh. The committee deliberated on the current political situation in Bangladesh, particularly with regard to the protests against Pakistan and agreed to consult ICC and ACC in this matter and to also consult further with the government.
The IMC was briefed on the current status with regard to the litigation in Islamabad High Court.
The IMC received a brief on the suggestions to amend the short term policy on Financial Investment of PCB and after deliberation the members approved the same.
The IMC members deliberated upon the arbitrary accommodation policy at National Cricket Academy and approved amendments to the existing policy in order to institutionalize it.
The IMC endorsed the decision of renewal of employees’ contracts for one month till 31st January 2014.
The PCB management proposed some overdue amendments in Benevolent Fund Policy which were also approved by the IMC.