The process for the Chairperson election is expected to be approved by the ICC Board within the next week.

All international cricket has been suspended since March due to coronavirus, and the series between England-West Indies in July will mark the return of international cricket.

He further said that North-East India could become a major hub for organic farming by creating bamboo and organic product clusters in the region.

Earlier on June 2, Prime Minister Modi participated in the annual general meeting of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), the foremost national chamber, through a video conference.

Indian senior men's team was last seen in action against New Zealand earlier this year. The side won the T20I series but ended up losing the ODI and Test series.

The Prime Minister said that ration has been provided to 74 crore beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana while adding that ration is also being provided to migrant labourers for free.

The ICC Chief Executives' Committee (CEC) ratified recommendations from the Anil Kumble-led Cricket Committee, aimed at mitigating the risks posed by the COVID-19 virus and protect the safety of players and match officials when cricket resumes.

Last month, the International Cricket Council's (ICC) Cricket Committee, chaired by Kumble, had recommended changes to ICC regulations including prohibiting the use of saliva to shine the ball amid the coronavirus pandemic.

The T20 World Cup is slated to be played from October 18- November 15 at seven venues across Australia.

Earlier, the International Cricket Council (ICC) Chief Executive Manu Sawhney had said that the elite body will be consulting the Australian government on going ahead with the Men's T20 World Cup 2020 in Australia.