Shashank Manohar elected as BCCI President Nagpur lawyer, Mr. Shashank Manohar has been elected as the President for Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for the second time on 4 October, 2015. He is the 36 th President of BCCI. He will be in this post for two years. He has promised to initiate stern and practical steps and deliver results in two months to win back the confidence of Indian cricket fans. German Chancellor Angela Merkel three day visit to India German Chancellor Angela Merkel came to India on 4 October on a three day visit to Delhi and Bangalore. She will met the Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 5 October and bilateral discussions will be takeplace between India and Germany.