Shashank Manohar elected BCCI President


Who: Shashank Manohar
What: Elected as BCCI President
When: 4 October 2015

Shashank Manohar on 4 October 2015 was elected President of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). He was elected unopposed during a special general meeting called by the BCCI following the demise of Jagmohan Dalmiya.

Manohar, who has also served as the 29th President of the board from 2008 to 2011, will remain at the helm for two years.

He is also referred to as Mr. Clean and is also known for his spotless track record and integrity in cricketing circles.

Shashank Manohar was born on 29 September 1957 in the family of lawyers.