Former India women’s captain Shantha Rangaswamy asks CoA to plead lift in pension


diana Edulji, Edulji, bcci house members, bcci administrators, bcci players association, bcci administrators team, bcci women cricket, women cricket, who is diana Edulji, cricket news, sports news Diana Edulji (third from left) has played 20 Tests between 1976 and 1991 and is now partial of Committee of Administrators. (Source: PTI File)

Former India captain Shantha Rangaswamy has requested a Committee of Administrators (CoA) using a BCCI to cruise a women cricketers’ longstanding defence of one-time advantage intrigue and a estimable boost in a monthly pension.

Sources in a BCCI told PTI that Rangaswamy has created to a four-member CoA, led by former CAG Vinod Rai and includes former India women’s cricketer Diana Edulji.

The matter could be discussed as early as Saturday when a CoA meets in Mumbai. A infancy of former women cricketers including Rangaswamy feels that a BCCI should have brought them underneath a one-time advantage scheme, only like it did for their masculine counterparts in 2015.

As of now, former women cricketers who have played some-more than 5 Tests get ‘gratis’ from a BCCI with a ones in a top chunk removing Rs 22,500 per month. The stream chunk structure leaves out cricketers who have played reduction than 5 Tests for India.

The health of women’s cricket has been improving ever given it got a BCCI approval in 2006 even yet outrageous financial inconsistency stays in comparison to their masculine counterparts. In 2015, a BCCI had announced executive contracts for a stream women players, dividing them into dual grades.

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