PCB refers Umar Akmal matter to disciplinary panel
LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board on Thursday he said he has referred Umar Akmal the disciplinary panel case since the batter has not requested a hearing before the Anti-Corruption Court.
"After determining that Umar Akmal has not requested for a hearing before the Anti-Corruption Tribunal, the Pakistan Cricket Board has referred the matter to the Chairman of the Disciplinary Panel, Justice (retired) Fazal-e-Miran Chauhan, former Lahore High Court Judge," said the printed circuit board in your statement
"The printed circuit board made the determination after examining the contents of Akmal's reply in which no written request for a hearing before the Anti-Corruption Tribunal had been made for the purposes of contesting liability or level of sanction or both as per Article 4.6.6 of the printed circuit board Anti-Corruption Code.
In accordance with Article 4.8.1 of the Code, the President of the Disciplinary Panel will now issue a public decision confirming the crimes under the Code specified in the Notice of Charge and imposing the applicable sanctions.
Akmal had earlier been charged by the printed circuit board for breach of its anti-corruption code.
Akmal had been charged for "failing to disclose to the printed circuit board Vigilance and Security Department (without unnecessary delay) full details of any approaches or invitations received by the Participant to engage in Corrupt Conduct under this Anti-Corruption Code".