Sunando Dhar, the Acting General Secretary will be responsible for the day-to-day administration of the Federation, AIFF stated in a media release.
A day before the FIFA delegates’ scheduled arrival, Kushal Das, general secretary, has proceeded on leave on account of his health issues.
Soon after Bajaj went public with his allegations last month, the AIFF and its internal complaints committee head Jyotsna Gupta had outrightly rejected them.
The AIFF, on its part, stood behind its top official and said it will take appropriate legal action against the concerned individual.
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.
AIFF general secretary said the AFC Women's Asian Cup India 2022 will spread awareness about the women's game in India and inspire young girls in the country to take up the sport.