Controversy rocked Dhaka Premier Division Twenty20 Cricket League 2021 when Mohammedan Sporting Club cricketer Shakib Al Hasan uprooted and kicked the stumps for the duration of a game against Abahani Restricted.
Gazi Group captain Mahmudullah also, displayed his dissatisfaction more than a choice in one more contest when Moniruzzaman was the Television umpire.
Soon after the T20 extravaganza was concluded, Moniruzzaman quit from his position and stated that the members of his ilk require to be treated effectively.
“Enough is adequate for me and I do not want to umpire any longer. Umpires can make blunders but if we are treated in this manner, there is no point in undertaking it any longer simply because I am not in it just for the funds,” Moniruzzaman told Cricbuzz.
Speaking about the controversies, the 44-year-old recollected that he had decided to quit from his job the day Mahmudullah expressed his discontent.
“I was not involved in Shakib’s game. The way he behaved was anything incredibly difficult for me to digest. In the Mahmudullah match, I was the Television umpire and watching the episode closely. It left me numb and at that point, I decided not to carry on with umpiring,” he stated.
Moniruzzaman additional divulged that he wasn’t an employee of the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) and only employed to get the match costs compared to the higher salaries of the board’s personnel. Therefore, he got into the adjudicating position for the adore of the game.
“I am not an employee of the BCB and contemplating the funds the umpires get from the board, I can’t take this. I was undertaking it out of adore for the game simply because I employed to get just the match charge. I am fortunate practically nothing untoward occurred with me so far but who knows I could be a topic of humiliation in the subsequent game,” Moniruzzaman concluded.
Meanwhile, Abahani Restricted won the T20 Dhaka Premier League 2021 when it completed leading of the Super League phase of the competitors.