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Telugu Cricketer as 'BCCI Selection Committee Chairman'

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Wednesday named former wicketkeeper-batsman MSK Prasad, who hails from Andhra Pradesh, as the head of the five-member selection committee.

The 41-year-old Prasad played 6 Tests and 17 ODIs in his international career. He was a part of the previous panel as the South Zone representative. Now, he has replaced Sandeep Patil as Chairman of the Selector Committee. This new panel was selected at the BCCI's 87th Annual General Meeting, held on Wednesday.

Former Indian Team bowler Venkatesh Prasad has been retained as the Head of the junior selection committee.