Bedi had criticised the controversy and corruption-ridden Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) for picking to set up the statue of an administrator at the stadium alternatively of an inspirational cricketer and demanded that his identify be taken off from just one of the Kotla stands.
Rohan, who not long ago took above as DDCA President, claimed he would have desired Bedi to explore the situation with him individually and not created “under the belt” remarks versus his father, who died very last year because of to multiple wellness difficulties.
DDCA went forward and unveiled the statue on Monday.
“Bedi ji is the ‘Bhisham Pitamah’ of Delhi cricket. If there are reservations, there are much better methods of talking about. I am a youngster and I anticipate to be guided by the elders in the fraternity. His title on the stands is his legacy, an honour bestowed upon him,” Rohan mentioned following the unveiling ceremony.
“These matters have to be determined by the Apex Council. It truly is not in my domain. It’s not in my electricity to clear away anyone’s name. We have mentioned it in the DDCA. We are heading to request him to rethink it. It can be a extensive affiliation between the DDCA and Mr Bedi.”
Requested if it really matters to DDCA if Bedi’s title stays on the stands of the Kotla floor, Rohan claimed “it does”.
“It matters, I want his title to be there. I regard him as substantially as my father, if he would like to scold me, he can pull my ear but you can not strike under the belt when it is not required.
“Raising (casting) aspersion on an individual who is not among us is not fair. If there are reservations, I would have dealt with relatively than listening to from the media. I am accessible, accessible to anyone on board.”
Rohan mentioned the selections of renaming the stadium as Arun Jaitley Stadium and set up of his father’s statue ended up taken right before he became the DDCA president.
“There are techniques to address the grievances. If you get started attacking somebody, who has just stepped into the business office…. I am hoping my most effective to get DDCA’s glory back again. I are unable to do it overnight, it will consider some time,” he said.
Sharing his eyesight for DDCA, Rohan reported gamers will be at the centre of all growth.
“Environment course infrastructure for gamers and users, a planet course health and fitness center will be there in the up coming couple months. We are upgrading cricketing infrastructure, the new lights are getting prepared. We are now speaking with the DDA on location up of academies. Two grounds have been discovered by now.
“We are striving to convey in a additional clear method. Progress programs will start out. The aged clubhouse has troubles, we are presently communicating with IIT Delhi to rectify”.