The Lodha committee was tasked with fixing the sanctions on Gurunath Meiyappan, Raj Kundra, Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals. Here's the case made to the committee asking for a lenient punishment by Gurunath Meiyappan's advocate KV Vishwanathan, and the committee's responses.

Having rejected all the arguments presented by Gurunath Meiyappan's lawyers, the Lodha Panel imposed the following sanctions on Meiyappan:

(i) He is declared ineligible from participation in the sport of cricket as explained in the Anti Corruption Code for the maximum period of 5 years under Article 2.2.1.

(ii) He is suspended for life from the activities as explained in Article 7.5 under Level 4 (first offence) of Article 2.4 of the Code of Conduct.

(iii) He is suspended for life from being involved in any type of cricket matches under Section 6, rule 4.2(b) read with (j) of the Operational Rules.

The above sanctions shall run concurrently and commence from the date of this order.