IPL 2021 New Franchise addition : The BCCI’s top officials wish to expand the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) franchise list will only be possible once the entire board approves the decision in the next Annual General Meeting (AGM). This is the reason, now the board is planning to hold its AGM in December. Once the board members approve and ratify the proposal to include the new franchise, tender for the same can be floated.
Process of calling a BCCI AGM – A 21-day notice needs to be given by the BCCI Secretary to call for the AGM. In the said AGM, decision on whether tender has to be floated for one or two franchise will also be taken.