Honorary Secretary BCCI Jay Shah announced equal match fee for Women Cricketers as of Men, the pay equity policy.
Netizens lauded this step as a step towards Gender equality.
Netizens along with renowned personalities from all over applauded the move of BCCI including Akshay Kumar, Virat Kohli and several other.
Several Women Cricketers also expressed their pleasure to the decision such as Mithali Raj, Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana and several other.
After Sourav Ganguly’s tenure ended, Roger Binny has been appointed as new BCCI President whereas Jay Shah still serving as Honorary Secretary of BCCI and president of Asian Cricket Council (ACC).