The allegations by the female grapplers pertain to various incidents of sexual harassment, spread over a period of about ten years, at various places in and outside India.
The sexual harassment case against Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, a six-time MP, was moved by a group of women wrestlers.
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It is learnt that representatives from 21 state units attended the meeting and pledged their allegiance to Singh, a BJP member of parliament from Kaiserganj, Uttar Pradesh.
The Delhi High Court on Friday said it will pass an order on July 22 on a challenge to the exemption granted to top wrestlers Vinesh Phogat and Bajrang Punia from the Asian Games trials.
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The charges against the accused pertain to various incidents of sexual harassment, spread across 10 years in and outside the country.
“As you are aware, we were called to the venue with the assurance of complete privacy and confidentiality.
As several wrestlers and their families protest at IOA Bhawan, their petition is set to be heard on Friday, one day before the Asiad trials
Sakshi said that the government is trying to divide the wrestling community by giving direct entry.
Staying away from his twin sister to prepare for Asiad trials, Sujeet's dream got shattered when Bajrang was given direct entry; he along with Antim moves court challenging panel's decision.
On Saturday, she won a bronze medal in the non-Olympic 59kg category that featured six grapplers at the Hungary Ranking Series tournament in Budapest.
However, the father of the minor wrestler retracted his statement, and subsequently, the police submitted a cancellation of the FIR report in the court.
Having heard the submissions and having carefully considered the police report, alongwith its annexed documents, including the statements of the victims recorded, the order said.
Going by a recent circular, there seem to be certain discrepancies in securing contracts that have come to the notice of the IOA president.
The Indian Olympic Association panel members are hoping that the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) will extend the deadline to submit the wrestling team names from July 15 to August 10.
Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (ACMM) Harjeet Singh Jaspal of Rouse Avenue Court, who would be considering the charge sheet, directed the wrestlers' counsel to apply for a certified copy.
London Olympic bronze medallist Yogeshwar Dutt had on Friday questioned the ad-hoc panel's decision and asked if these wresters were agitating against the outgoing WFI chief to get such favours.London Olympic bronze medallist Yogeshwar Dutt had on Friday questioned the ad-hoc panel's decision and asked if these wresters were agitating against the outgoing WFI chief to get such favours.
Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt in a video questioned the exception given to Phogat and the other protesting wrestlers regarding the Asian Games and World Championships trials.
The ad-hoc panel is required to hold the Asian Games trials before July 15, which is the deadline to send the details of all Indian squads to the organisers.
The charge sheet had also named Vinod Tomar, the suspended assistant secretary of the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI), for offences under section 109.