Aug 02, 2019

Objections against netball election Featured

Although the elections of the Sri Lanka Netball Federation are due to be held by the end of this month, it has been reported that there are objections regarding the activities of its members and clubs.

Objections raised state that ,15 clubs and associations have not held any matches in the last year according to the Netball Constitution and that this is the reason for them losing their franchise.

When Minister of Sports, Harin Fernando took over the ministry he has said that if affiliated club of any association was inactive, they would lose their franchise.
Affiliated clubs and associations of many clubs and sports associations, including cricket clubs, have been heavily criticized as they have enjoyed the voting rights despite their lack of activity throughout the year.These are known as paper clubs.