The Pakistan Cricket Board has appointed a feminine director for the primary time.
Human sources govt Alia Zafar has been included amongst 4 new PCB administrators. The others are finance govt Javed Kurieshi, economist Asim Wajid Jawad and company govt Arif Saeed.
Zafar and Jawad have been appointed for two-year phrases.
The PCB’s new structure makes it necessary to incorporate at the very least one lady amongst 4 unbiased administrators on its board of governors.
“I welcome the newly-appointed unbiased members, particularly Ms Alia Zafar, the primary feminine unbiased member, which is a big step ahead in enhancing the PCB’s governance construction,” PCB chairman Ehsan Mani mentioned.
The revamped construction of the PCB has resulted in solely six provincial groups — Balochistan, Central Punjab, Southern Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Sindh and Northern — competing in premier first-class cricket tournaments.
For greater than 50 years, banks fielded groups in first-class tournaments alongside city-based groups in Pakistan.