Arjuna Ranatunga
Arjuna Ranatunga. (Photograph Supply: Twitter)

Arjuna Ranatunga, the previous Sri Lankan captain, will face the related authorized motion because of his false and derogatory statements, in line with the Government Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC). Based on an announcement from the SLC, they’ve despatched Ranatunga, the Nationwide Sports activities Council’s lately appointed chairman, Letters of Demand (LOD), for Rs 2 billion.

In an announcement, the SLC stated that after fastidiously contemplating Ranatunga’s “false, derogatory and distorted assertion” from a latest media interview, the SLC Government Committee determined to file a swimsuit in opposition to the previous World Cup-winning skipper at an emergency assembly that befell lately.

The assertion revealed that Ranatunga “has spoken with malicious intent, damaging the goodwill and popularity of the SLC and have intentionally made public feedback by making false and defamatory accusations in opposition to the Government Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket.”

Members of the Government Committee have subsequently issued Letters of Demand to Arjuna Ranatunga in search of Rs. 2 billion in compensation for the hurt finished to Sri Lanka Cricket and its representatives because of the aforementioned false and defamatory assertion.

Sri Lankan board struggling because of the disaster scenario

Cricket in Sri Lanka has suffered lots lately. Although the crew has finished properly within the latest previous, the nation’s scenario has barred the board and the gamers from internet hosting the distinguished Asia Cup. Sri Lanka hosted the Australian males’s crew and the Indian girls’s crew lately, amid the continuing turmoil within the nation.

Sri Lankan males’s crew misplaced the T20I sequence however emerged victorious within the ODI sequence and in addition defeated Australia within the second Take a look at to degree the two-match sequence at 1-1. Then again, the ladies’s crew misplaced each the T20I and the ODI sequence in opposition to India. The Pakistani males’s crew then toured Sri Lanka for a Take a look at sequence.

Cricketing motion has not stopped in Sri Lanka, however the political unrest within the nation pressured the stakeholders of the Asia Cup to maneuver the occasion to the UAE. Protestors had nearly entered the Galle stadium by violating the principles invading the Galle Fort through the Australian Take a look at sequence. Although SLC gave an assurance, the stakeholders determined to shift the match for the nice of everybody concerned.