Mumbai, Oct 17 IBNS | 2 years ago

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) supremo and Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar ws on Thursday elected unopposed as the president of Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA).

"The 72-year-old Pawar, the president of the Nationalist Congress Party, was elected after Gopinath Munde's application was rejected by the election officer on Thursday," reported NDTV.

"The former Maharashtra deputy Chief Minister's application to contest the polls was disallowed on the basis of his 'residential' criteria," said the news channel.

(Posted on 17-10-2013)