According to the source, head coach Thomas Dennerby himself was a witness to the "incident" and it was he, who immediately informed the AIFF.
FIFA-AFC delegate set date for Indian football body to identify new office-bearers, state units commit to roadmap
Coach, whose contract ends by Sep, says he can take India higher
Apart from the ISL, the two major cup competitions - Durand Cup and Super Cup also feature in the calendar from this season onwards.
Senior advocate Rahul Mehra says court miffed with sports ministry and wants compliance report by June 2
The HC's order was in response to Aslam Sher Khan's petition two years ago challenging HI's decision, among others.
The Delhi HC had annulled the 2016 AIFF elections because it was not held in accordance with the sports code.
The SC named a panel headed by Justice (retd) AR Dave, with SY Qureshi, former Chief Election Commissioner, and Bhaskar Ganguly, former captain of the Indian football team, as members.
According to the bench, the CoA will have two members who were appointed earlier — Dr SY Qureshi, former Chief Election Commissioner and Bhaskar Ganguly, former captain of the Indian football team.
The top court said the current state of affairs is not in the interest of proper governance of the federation.
The last AFC Pro Diploma Coaching Course to be held in India was back in 2016.
Soon after Bajaj went public with his allegations last month, the AIFF and its internal complaints committee head Jyotsna Gupta had outrightly rejected them.
Currently ranked 106th in the FIFA chart, the India national men's team is aiming to qualify for its second successive AFC Asian Cup finals.
Khabra was found guilty of "hitting an opponent when not challenging for the ball" after being charged with "violent conduct' in an Indian Super League match against Hyderabad FC last month.
India were to take on Bahrain on March 23 and efforts are on to replace Belarus with another country for the March 26 game in Manama amid a global sporting boycott of Russia and Belarus.