BCCI on 20th June took important decisions in their 8th Apex Council Meeting. They took 2 major decisions. The decisions are as follows.
Support the Indian Contingent for the Tokyo Olympics. The summer Olympics is scheduled to be held in Tokyo from 23 July to 8th August 2021. The BCCI has decided to support Indian athletes in every form and manner it can. In that spirit, based on the request received from the IOA/MYAS, the Apex Council of BCCI. They have decided to extend support to the Indian Olympic Association and have pledged a monetary gesture of Rs. 10 crores. The BCCI wishes all the athletes representing India in the Olympics all the very best. Also hopes that they return with more medals than ever before.
Formation of Committee for compensation to domestic players. The Apex Council has decided to form a committee to look into the issue of compensation for Indian domestic cricketers. For the domestic season 2020 and 2021. The Apex Council has mandated the Office Bearers of BCCI to form the committee. Find a suitable compensatory mechanism for domestic cricketers, at the earliest possible.