Former Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Lalit Modi has leaked the offer letter of Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s employment terms with India Cements, owned by N Srinivasan, the former president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).Also Read - IPL 2022 Mega Auction: 5 Players Lucknow Can Eye For Upcoming Season
The ‘appointment letter’ claims MS Dhoni was offered the post of Vice President (Marketing) at the company’s corporate office in Chennai with effect from July, 2012. As per the ‘contract’, Dhoni was offered a basic pay of Rs 43,000 per month and Dearness Allowance of Rs 21,970. Dhoni, the contract alleges, was also subject to Special Pay of Rs 20,000. Also Read - IPL 2022: KL Rahul Reportedly To Captain The Lucknow Franchise Owned By RPS Group
The allowances available for Dhoni, the contract says, were Enhanced HRA of Rs. 20,400 while stationed in Chennai; Special HRA of Rs. 8,400 per month if in Chennai and Rs. 8,000/month if outside; Special Allowance of Rs.60,000 per month and finally Education/Newspaper Expenses of Rs. 175 per month. Also Read - IPL 2022 Retention: List of All Players Likely To Be Retained By IPL Franchises Ahead of Mega Auction
“It seems only in #india#contempt after contempt continues by the #old #guards of @bcci – How ? My best guess is #northblock. But most #puzzling is this #employment #contract of #MSD – WHY ? he earns 100’s of crores a year will he #agree to be #SRINI’S #employee. bet there are many such contracts,” he wrote on his Instagram post along with the copy of the contract letter.
Modi’s son Ruchir, who is set to contest for Rajasthan Cricket Association polls, was quick to react on his father’s post.