The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has launched a ‘whistle blowers’ coverage to fight any type of corruption or dishonest behaviour by any of its officers or gamers however warned in opposition to submitting frivolous complaints.
The coverage, permitted on the Board of Governors assembly in Lahore, incorporates all related stakeholders along with PCB workers, officers, gamers and gamers help personnel.
Based on the coverage, any one who turns into conscious of any matter or behaviour which will quantity to ‘whistleblower info’ can report it to the Chief Working Officer through e mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) together with full particulars, together with supporting paperwork and proof.
The PCB has assured it’ll preserve the identification of the whistle-blower and contents of the report confidential, and also will defend the whistle-blower from any type of detriment, together with discrimination, harassment or retaliation as a consequence of the disclosure. However on the similar time, the Board’s senior officers have made it clear that the coverage shouldn’t be used for frivolous causes.
“All stakeholders should use the PCB Whistleblowing Coverage cautiously, properly and responsibly as frivolous and unsubstantiated experiences and allegations may cause irreparable injury to the people in opposition to whom experiences are being made in addition to their close to ones,” a press release stated.
PCB Chief Working Officer, Salman Naseer stated, “Whereas we’re encouraging stakeholders in good religion to share info with proof and supporting paperwork, we count on them to train this chance responsibly as any malicious or frivolous report can destroy the repute and careers of trustworthy, hardworking and promising people.”
“Any whistleblower discovered to be intentionally deceptive the PCB for private positive aspects and advantages might be topic to strict disciplinary motion.”
The PCB in step with its zero tolerance coverage over corruption has additionally moved a laws with the federal government beneath which as soon as it’s permitted by parliament it’ll grow to be a regulation, criminalising all match and spot-fixing acts.