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    SC-appointed panel to speak to Sreesanth next

    Mumbai: The Supreme Court-instituted three-member committee probing the IPL spot-fixing scandal will speak to banned pacer S Sreesanth, Rajasthan Royals co-owner Raj Kundra and a few others, including commentator Harsha Bhogle, when it meets for three days here starting November 16.

    The committee, headed by former Punjab and Haryana High Court Chief Justice Mukul Mudgal, met here on November 5 and 6 during which it spoke to top officials from the Mumbai Crime Branch and BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit chief Ravi Sawani.

    "The Committee met in Mumbai on 5th and 6th November 2013 and interacted with Mr. Ravi Sawani, Director ACU of BCCI on 5th November 2013.

    "The Committee further interacted with Mr. Himanshu Roy, Joint Commissioner of Police, Crime, Mumbai and his team comprising Mr. Niket Kaushik, Additional Commissioner of Police, Crime, Mr. Nandkumar Gopale, P.I., Crime Branch, Shri Dnyaneshwar Wagh and Shri Manohar Ipalpalli of the Mumbai Police, on 6th November 2013," Vidushpat Singhania, Secretary to the Committee, said in a statement issued by the BCCI.

    "The Committee will further interact with the Mumbai Police on 7th and 8th December 2013."

    The next in line are Sreesanth, former IPL CEO Chirayu Amin, Rajasthan Royals co-owner Raj Kundra and actor Vindoo Dara Singh, who is out on bail after being arrested for alleged betting.

    "The Committee will next meet in Mumbai on the 15th, 16th and 17th of November 2013, when it intends to interact with Mr. Sundar Raman, COO, IPL, Mr. Chirayu Amin, Mr. Harsha Bhogle, Mr. Ankeet Chavan, Mr. S Sreesanth, Mr. Harmeet Singh, Mr. Raj Kundra and Mr. Vindoo Dara Singh," the statement said.