Rains may have washed out some keenly awaited contests in the ongoing cricket World Cup, but that has not deterred Indian fans from upgrading to high-end TVs to enjoy the matches.
However, it has been learnt that there was no discussion on BCCI's plea to member nations to ostracize "countries from where terrorism emanates".
'Unless government snaps all sports activities with Pakistan, sports bodies should not take a political call,' said the former CJI.
We'll do what the Government wants: he said at an event here on Friday.
Every time India and Pakistan face off each other on the cricket field, it creates a virtually war-like situation in both the countries.
Shashi Tharoor put out a reminder regarding the India-Pakistan match played during the World Cup 1999, incidentally when the two nations were fighting the Kargil War.
Ahead of the meeting, a BCCI official said the cricket body should leave the decision to the government.
According to BCCI sources, the two-member CoA is divided on whether India should play the World Cup match against Pakistan.
PCB hopes to create a situation where India ask Pakistan to play while adding that they need to move forward as they could not wait forever to play India.
Responding to a query on India-Pakistan cricket series on a neutral venue, the external affairs minister hinted that it seemed unlikely until Pakistan stopped cross-border terrorism and firing, the member said.
New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MPs today strongly opposed resumption of Indo-Pak bilateral cricket ties.BJP MP from Ara, RK Singh, asked the government to 'seriously' reconsider the decision to play cricket matches with neighboring