Gurunath Rupa had taken over as the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) president in September 2019, becoming the first woman to head a state cricket association in India.
Rupa Gurunath is the president of Tamil Nadu Cricket Association and is a whole time director of India Cements that owns Chennai Super Kings
Rupa Gurunath is the president of the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association. She is also a director in India Cements Limited, the parent company that owns Chennai Super Kings
N Srinivasan's daughter Rupa, the wife of Gurunath Meiyappan who is serving a life ban for his involvement in the 2013 Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing scandal, was elected unopposed as the president of TNCA at its 87th Annual General Meeting.
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
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