MPCA

  • MPCA sexual harassment case: Accused Alpesh Shah untraceable, police on lookout December 19, 2013

    Police on Wednesday could not find Alpesh Shah, former joint secretary of Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association and convener of its selection committee for Women Under-19 team, who has been accused of sexual harassment by a young woman cricketer. "We are looking for Shah seriously but so far he is untraceable," Superintendent...
  • MPCA sexual harassment case: HC junks accused Alpesh Shah's plea to quash FIR December 18, 2013

    In a major setback for Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) former official Alpesh Shah, booked for sexually harassing a teenage cricketer, the Indore bench of the High Court on Wednesday rejected his plea seeking quashing of FIR registered against him. A bench of Justice JK Maheshwari turned down Shah's request on...
  • MPCA sexual harassment case: HC restrains police from arresting Alpesh Shah December 5, 2013

    The Madhya Pradesh High Court on Wednesday restrained police from arresting state Cricket Association's former Joint Secretary and Women Under-19 selection committee's convener Alpesh Shah in a sexual harassment case till the probe is completed. Justice NK Modi also directed Shah to fully cooperate with the police. Shah has approached the...
  • Woman cricketer alleges sexual assault by association member November 27, 2013

    Bhopal: A 19-year-old woman cricketer has alleged that she was sexually harassed by the Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association Joint Secretary, Alpesh Shah on September 23. The victim's father has complained to the MPCA saying his daughter had gone to Shah's room on September 23 and while she touched Shah's feet he...
  • News briefs: State decides to introduce Gita in Urdu for Classes 1, 2 in Bhopal August 6, 2013

    The state government has decided to teach the Bhagavad Gita to the students of Classes 1 and 2 in its Urdu-medium schools from the current academic session. This will be the first time when the teachings will be added as a part of Special Urdu textbooks in Classes 1 and...
  • Scindia elected as president of MPCA August 27, 2012

    Indore: Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry Jyotiraditya Scindia was elected as the president of Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) on Sunday. The results of the election, which was held amid tight security, was announced late on Sunday night. Scindia polled 150 against his rival and Madhya Pradesh Industries...
  • Mishra, Sudhindra barred from club matches June 3, 2012

    Indore: Tainted cricketers Mohnish Mishra and Taduri Sudhindra banned by the BCCI after being caught in a sting operation were not allowed to take part in a domestic T20 tournament starting from Tuesday by the Indore Division Cricket Association (IDCA). "We have received information from the Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA)...
  • MPCA seeks tax waiver for Ind-WI ODI November 28, 2011

    Indore: The Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) has urged the state government to waive off the entertainment tax for the fourth one-dayer between India and the West Indies at the Holkar Stadium here on December 8. "We have requested Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan to waive the entertainment tax, which would...