IPL’s first chairman Lalit Modi and famous actress Sushmita Sen have announced their marriage. Let us tell you that the first commissioner and chairman of IPL, Lalit Modi has made a tweet. In his tweet, he has written that after touring around the world including Maldives with my family, I have returned to London. Let me also tell that the beginning of a new life with ‘Better Half’ Sushmita Sen has been wonderful. Since then the news of his marriage to Sushmita Sen started flying, after which he told that I am only dating now. One day marriage will also happen.
Lalit Modi fled the country 12 years ago
IPL was started by Lalit Modi. He was the Vice President of BCCI from 2005 to 2010. He was the chairman and commissioner of IPL from 2008 to 2010. In 2010, Lalit Modi was suspended from the post of IPL commissioner on charges of rigging. Apart from this, he was also suspended from BCCI. Lalit Modi had fled the country in 2010 following allegations in a money laundering case.
First marriage with mother’s friend
Lalit Modi had fallen in love with his mother’s friend Meenal. When Meenal was about to get married, Lalit Modi told her about his feelings. Meenal, 9 years old at the age, got angry and the conversation between the two stopped. But, Minal later got divorced from her Nigerian businessman husband Jack Sagarani. After this, Minal and Lalit Modi again came closer and both of them got married on 17 October 1991 against the wishes of their families. Meenal died in the year 2018.
At the same time, after signing the paper of Kochi Tuskers, Lalit Modi had tweeted one after the other. In these tweets, he made many revelations related to Pandora Paper. He had told that Sunanda Pushkar, the friend of the then External Affairs Minister Shashi Tharoor and later his wife, also had shares in Rendezvous Sports World Company, which was one of the co-owners of the Kochi team.
Later on, the controversy escalated and Lalit Modi had to resign from the BCCI. Apart from this, Shashi Tharoor had to resign from the post of Union Minister. Modi was accused of various irregularities and scams, these allegations were found to be true in the investigation and in 2013 he was banned for life by the BCCI. Presently Modi is in London.
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