The President of Zarai Taraqiyati Bank Zaka Ashraf has been appointed the chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) by President Asif Ali Zardari on Tuesday. The decision was taken after a meeting between President Zardari and Ashraf. A notification of his appointment will be issued soon. Ashraf was appointed after the completion of service tenure of Ijaz Butt, the former PCB chairman. Reportedly Ashraf was a close friend and a class fellow of President Zardari.