Pakistan Cricket Board spokesperson confirmed that PCB’s Election Commissioner Justice (R) Afzal Haider has announced the new PCB Chairman election schedule. As the Board of Governors has been selected, now in a special meeting on September 4th, the PCB Chairman will be elected at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore. The election will be conducted by the Election Commissioner along with deputy election commissioner Ahmed Shahzad Farooq Rana.
The election process was also announced. As per the announcement at around 11 am to 11:30 am the nomination forms will be submitted. The forms will be scrutinized till 11:30 am. Till 12 pm objections will be heard, then the candidate withdrawal time is set till 12:30 pm. The final list announcement will be made at 1 pm and finally, the PCB Chairman will be selected at 1:30 pm.
PCB Board of Governors members are Patron’s Nominee Ehsan Mani, Patron’s Nominee Asad Ali Khan, Wapda Chairman Lt Gen (R) Muzamil Hussain, HBL Director Dr Najeeb Samie, Sports KRL Director M Ayaz Butt, SSGC Chairman Lt Gen (R) Javed Zia, RCA Quetta President/Member BOG Murad Ismail, LRCA President /Member BOG Shahrez Abdullah Khan, RCA FATA President/Member BOG Kabir Ahmed Khan and Ministry of IPC Secretary Capt (R) Jahanzeb Khan.
A few days ago Ehsan Mani and Asad Ali Khan were appointed PCB’s governing board members for the next three years. As Najam Sethi resigned from the PCB Chairman post, a new PCB Chairman will be appointed. Najam Sethi resigned after 4 years of his appointment. It is highly likely that Ehsan Mani will be appointed the new PCB Chairman on September 4th.