Amit Bhandari, the former cricketer, is a member of the cricket players’ selection commission. The selection process for the cricketers under 23 had been going on in Delhi. A youngster, who was disappointed with the selection process, attacked the selection committee member Amit Bhandari with the help of rowdies. After a complaint, the police took immediate action and arrested the attackers.
Yuvraj Singh and
Virender Sehwag raised their voice against this attack. Sehwag posted on his Twitter, “The attack on Delhi selector Amit Bhandari for not picking a player is a new low and I am hopeful that stringent action will be taken against the culprit and adequate measures will be taken to avoid such incidents.” Yuvraj posted, “Absolutely agree with Viru ! This kind of inhuman act can never be tolerated. Strict action needs be taken against all the culprits involved ,wishing Amit Bhandari a speedy recovery.”