19 July, New Delhi
Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar Tuesday confirmed of attending a meet, seeking help to solve the problem faced by a friend of him, in regard to a plush holiday resort in Himachal Pradesh’s Mussoorie.
After media reports said that Tendulkar met Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar to sort out a security dispute over a piece of land with a neighbouring DRDO establishment and negotiated on behalf of businessman Sanjay Narang’s, his spokesperson issued a statement and said, ” Tendulkar attended a meeting, following which a formal written representation was submitted to the Ministry of Defence on a pending dispute regarding some development undertaken in Landour by Narang.
“Tendulkar has always maintained that the prevailing laws of the land should be upheld, while giving a fair opportunity to all parties concerned to present their points of view,” it added.
The spokesperson also claimed that Tendulkar doesn’t have any business relations with Narang.