Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Tuesday stated that the government will certainly consult attorneys concerning lawsuit that can be taken against the New Zealand as well as England cricket boards for terminating their set up trips to Pakistan.
Taking to Twitter, the details preacher said the terminations by the 2 boards– New Zealand Cricket as well as the England and also Wales Cricket Board (ECB)– had actually cost Pakistan Tv significant monetary loss.
” [We] will certainly speak with attorneys concerning lawsuit against the two boards, A particular international entrance hall is busy [in activities] against Pakistan yet those wishing to make us bend will certainly never ever be successful.
” This misunderstanding must quickly be eliminate,” Chaudhry stated.
The info priest’s comments come a day after the ECB introduced that it was withdrawing both its men’s as well as women’s teams from their Pakistan trip arranged for following month.
” We understand there are increasing problems about travelling to the area,” it had stated while referring to Pakistan, adding that proceeding with the tour would “add more stress to a playing group who have currently managed a long period of operating in limited Covid environments”.
The ECB’s decision had actually come three days after New Zealand deserted their excursion of Pakistan citing a “security threat” minutes before the initial Someday International suit was scheduled to begin at the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium on Friday– a step that stunned Pakistani fans and officials.
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On Sunday, Pakistan Cricket Board chief executive Wasim Khan revealed that he had actually been informed that the New Zealand scenic tour was abandoned after the New Zealand federal government received an alert from the “Five Eyes” intelligence team regarding a “straight and also impending” threat to its team in Pakistan.
The 5 Eyes is an intelligence alliance comprising Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the USA.
The tour cancellations were met vast criticism and rage from various quarters of Pakistan with reporters, politicians, sportspersons, commentators and also even more expressing their dismay over the scenario.