The five-member Committee comprises of Chairman of the Committee Justice N.K. Sud, Former Justice - Punjab and Haryana High Court, Sanjiv Paul, Vice-President Corporate Services Tata Steel Ltd., Prof Ratnakar Shetty, Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), Vikas Chawla, Vice President - Coca Cola India and Neel Ratan, Head of Management Consultancy, Pricewaterhouse Coopers Private Limited.
The Committee will take a call on the exemption to be granted to 14 License Applicant Clubs for the upcoming Football Season.
Previously, all the fourteen License Applicants failed to clear the first Licensing Test when the five-member Club Licensing Committee - First Instance Body (FIB) -- met at the AIFF Headquarters on August 2, 2013.
The 14 Clubs are Dempo SC, Pune FC, Salgaocar SC, Churchill Brothers, East Bengal, Mohun Bagan, Sporting Clube de Goa, Prayag United SC, United Sikkim, Mohammedan Sporting, ,Mumbai FC, Rangdajied FC, Shillong Lajong FC, and Pailan Arrows.
The decision was based on the various documents at the Committee's disposal.
--IBNS (Posted on 16-08-2013)