Daijiworld – New Delhi, Jul 2 (IANS): Veteran journalist Rajat Sharma was on Monday elected President of the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) after bagging 54.4 percent of votes in his favour.

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  • New Delhi, Jul 2 (IANS): Veteran journalist Rajat Sharma was on Monday elected President of the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) after bagging 54.4 percent of votes in his favour.
  • Sharma beat former World Cup winning India cricketer Madan Lal by 517 votes to register his win.
  • Sharma’s faction included Rakesh Bansal who won the Vice President’s post with 48.87 per cent votes 1,364 votes.
  • Among the other notable winners was former sports committee head Vinod Tihara (1,374 votes), who became Secretary defeating nearest rival Manjeet Singh by 376 votes.
  • The Joint Secretary’s post went to Rajan Manchanda (1,402), younger brother of former treasurer Ravinder who beat Pushpender Chauhan by 449 votes.


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