New Delhi(August 12, 2017): Lalit Modi, the former chairman of the Indian Premier League (IPL) and presently on a self-imposed exile, has resigned as the president of the Nagaur District Cricket Association (NDCA).
Lalit Modi shared a three-page letter of his resignation on his Twitter page, written to the CEO of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), Rahul Johri. In his letter Modi wished for the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) to be at its ‘best again’.
— Lalit Kumar Modi (@LalitKModi) August 11, 2017
Due to the involvement of Modi, who is accused of more than two dozen cases of money laundering, financial irregularities and also criminal cases against him, RCA was banned by the Indian cricket board.
Announcing his exit from cricket administration, Lalit Modi wrote in the letter, “I feel that the time is now ripe to pass on the baton to the next generation. Thus, today I want to bid goodbye to cricket administration for now.”