Narinder Batra

CBI books former IOA president Narinder Batra, raids multiple locations

The Delhi High Court’s refusal to stay his appeal before a double bench might have been the trigger for Batra’s resignations.

published on : 19th July 2022

Narinder Batra resigns as FIH president, gives up IOC membership 

In three separate letters, Batra officially tendered his resignations from the IOA, IOC and FIH respectively.

published on : 18th July 2022

Purity in functioning of sports federations more important than individual with positions: Delhi HC

The court further observed that it is a paradox, to make oneself permanent in an entity whose tenure itself is permanent.

published on : 27th June 2022

Delhi High Court stops Batra from functioning as IOA chief

Narinder Batra had said then that he will not seek re-election to the IOA president's post as he needs to give more time to the FIH.

published on : 25th June 2022

IOC continues to recognise Narinder Batra as IOA president

The International Olympic Committee said that it is monitoring the issue and had been repeatedly asking all parties to act responsibly.

published on : 2nd June 2022

Indian Olympic Association: Batra says he is president, Khanna says 'I am acting president'

Batra had in a message to IOA members claimed that he is not holding the position of IOA president by virtue of him being a Life Member of the Hockey India.

published on : 27th May 2022

IOA President Narinder Batra says he will not run for second term

Batra said he needs to spend more time as head of the International Hockey Federation.

published on : 25th May 2022

CBI registers preliminary enquiry against Narinder Batra for Hockey India funds 'misuse' 

It was alleged in the complaint that Rs 35 lakh of Hockey India funds was used for personal benefits of Narinder Batra, the officials said.

published on : 6th April 2022

Hockey India surprised by Narinder Batra's strong missive, to meet IOA chief this week

Indian Olympic Association president Narinder Batra pointed fingers towards the team management without specifying anything.

published on : 16th February 2022

IOA chief Narinder Batra files police complaint for someone 'impersonating' him

Narinder Batra has field a complaint to the police stating that somebody is 'impersonating' him and 'sending emails'.

published on : 9th February 2022

IOC urges warring IOA factions and all stakeholders to work together

It had sent a letter before the annual general meeting in December, where it said that the IOA should conduct its elections “latest by January 2022”.

published on : 1st February 2022

More complications after IOC letter to IOA

Some senior members fear that things could go awry any moment.

published on : 11th December 2021

IOA president, secretary split over hosting AGM adds to complications

However, it needs to be seen if the agenda can be inserted or discussed during the AGM.

published on : 9th December 2021

Northeast region has more potential to produce top athletes, says IOA chief Narinder Batra

He said that athletes from the northeast region are "immensely talented" and possess tremendous physical endurance to withstand the rigours of playing a competitive sport.

published on : 15th November 2021

All eyes trained on IOA election

The poll process has begun but the way things have panned out, it seems it might not be as volatile as predicted.

published on : 5th November 2021

Indian Olympic Association election hots up, president Narinder Batra seeks SGM on December 19

The president, Narinder Batra, was seeking approval from the executive council to hold the special general body meeting of the IOA on December 19 with elections as the agenda.

published on : 30th October 2021

Journalist Rajat Sharma is new DDCA boss, RTI put on hold

The results of the DDCA polls were announced today and Rajat Sharma's group swept the elections, winning all 12 seats.

published on : 3rd July 2018