OUR STAFF REPORTER LAHORE The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has initiated a disciplinary process to investigate the breaches of Conduct of Holders of Office Rules 2004 by Ejaz Ahmed Faruqi, Honorary Secretary KCCA, for which latter has submitted an undertaking to adhere to. Faruqi issued press statements criticising PCB and its functioning on multiple occasions for which he was issued Show Cause Notices. He never replied any of those. The matter was then taken up with President KCCA who was requested to initiate a disciplinary action against Faruqi for violation of the rules. The KCCA president forwarded the request to Faruqi for his comments who denied the charges The PCB appointed its General Manager Domestic Cricket Shafiq Ahmed as inquiry officer to investigate the matter. Faruqi was called by the inquiry officer for personal hearing on 15-06-2011 and was given a fair hearing and full opportunity to defend himself. After considering all facts, circumstances and the arguments of Faruqi the inquiry officer, under Rule 9 of PCB, Conduct of Holder of Office Rules 2004, recommended to disqualify Faruqi to be a member of the Association (KCCA). Chairman PCB endorsed the decision and subsequently a letter has been written to the KCCA president in this regard today. Mr Faruqi has the right to appeal to the Governing Board under paragraph 35 of the PCB constitution within 30 days of this order.