National Sports Council (NSC), the sports governing body in Nepal appointed Tanka Angbuhang as the president of Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) today.
On a Press Release published today, NSC dissolved the present standing committee and reconstituted him in the leadership role.
Previously, NSC leadership had fixed August 26 as the deadline for conducting elections to all member associations. Later, NSC had extended the deadline by two weeks for conducting the election. But CAN did not hold elections even during the extended deadline.
With the announcement, Binaya Raj Pandey’s reign has been brought to an end in the national cricket’s governing body. Former national players including Aamir Akhtar had filed a public interest litigation against CAN, blaming it for not holding elections for over six decades.
Here is the list of Newly appointed Committee:
President – Tanka Angbuhang
Vice President – Ramchandra Sharma
Vice President – Tarani Bikram Sharma
Vice President – Chatur Bahadur Chand
Vice President -Niwas Samsher JBR
Vice President – Keshav Ghimire
Vice President – Sunil Man Amatya
Secretary General – Ashokman Pyakurel
Secretary – Thakur Prasad Pahari
Treasurer – Rajubabu Shrestha
Member- Naresh Kumar Shrestha
Member – Uttam Kumar Karmacharya
Member – Rajesh K.C.
Member – Chettra Prasad Adhikari
Member – Binod Kumar Mainali
Member – Amit Bir Pandey
Member – Pipanram Chaudary
Member – Sailesh Kumar Chaudary
Member – Anup Thapa
Member – Basanta Raj Satyal
Member – Prakash Chandra Ghimire
Member – Ramesh Singh Dhami
Member – Dhirendra Saud