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PCB’s anti-corruption draft law sent to govt

  • July 10, 2020

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) draft law for eradication of corruption in cricket has been sent to the government for approval.

The draft proposes a fine of up to Rs1 million and imprisonment for up to 10 years for whoever is found guilty of cricket corruption .

Once the law is passed by the parliament, criminal cases will be filed against players as well as bookies.

The 77-page document also cites past investigations into match-fixing and spot-fixing allegedly

by cricketers.

Apart from players, umpires, match referees and ground staff who are involved in corruption will also be given severe punishments.




Article source: https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/684455-pcb-s-anti-corruption-draft-law-sent-to-govt

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