Wriddhiman Saha Says Journalist Whose Controversial Texts He Had Shared On Social Media Has ‘Neither Got In Touch Nor Apologised’

Wriddhiman Saha had earlier shared a screenshot of the controversial texts.© AFP

Wicketkeeper-batter Wriddhiman Saha has stated that the journalist, whose controversial texts he had shared on social media with out naming the individual, is but to get in contact with him or apologise for his behaviour. Saha had shared screenshot of messages from an unnamed journalist final week, the place the latter has requested for an interview from the participant. The journalist would later ship texts that appeared aggressive in tone after not receiving a response from Saha. The matter grew to become a full-blown controversy after Saha shared the screenshot of the texts, resulting in many former cricketers providing him help and the BCCI additionally taking cognizance of the matter.

Saha clarified in a latest interview to Zee Information that the journalist hasn’t contacted him once more.

“I am hurt with the message of the journalist. Neither have I ever behaved badly with any journalist nor have they misbehaved with me. But this was uncalled for. I wanted to expose him so that people know that the world of journalism has such people,” Saha informed Zee Information.

“The said journalist has neither got in touch with me nor has he apologised,” he added.

The Indian cricketer additionally revealed that he’s in contact with BCCI over the matter.

“After my tweet, BCCI has got in touch with me through email and through the phone. They are investigating the matter. I will cooperate with them.

“I do not wish to reveal his id as a result of these are my morals and I dwell by ideas. I at all times really feel that I ought to give somebody a second likelihood. That is the second likelihood that I wish to give him in the intervening time,” he stated.


Saha also added that he is not considering retirement despite being dropped from the Indian Test side.

“I’m not contemplating retirement in the mean time. I’m going to play IPL and different matches within the home cricket. I’m shocked and harm for being dropped for the subsequent two Check sequence in opposition to Sri Lanka. The best way I performed within the final match in opposition to New Zealand, I had anticipated that I might be within the group. However plainly the choice committee had already made up their thoughts and determined to drop me,” he elaborated.

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