DHAKA, Monday, 28 November 2016
The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) is investigating complaints lodged by a cricketer of BPL 2016 franchise Rangpur Riders against an official of the same team. The BCB recognizes that the allegations and counter allegations brought forward by the player and the official concerned, which includes breach of discipline and corrupt practice, are of serious nature.
As per the recommendation of the BPL Governing Council and in line with the BCB’s zero tolerance policy on disciplinary and code of conduct breaches, the matter has been referred to the BCB Anti-Corruption Unit which will investigate the accusations. The Governing Council has informed Rangpur Riders that the player and official will be suspended from all activities relating to the BPL 2016 pending investigation.
The BCB will make no further comments on this issue during the investigation process.