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NEW DELHI: An afternoon after Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Vice President Sudhanshu Mittal filed a grievance in opposition to President Narinder Dhruv Batra to International Olympic Committee (IOC) for ‘blatantly’ flouting regulations, the latter stated he’s lately in quarantine and can respond to Mittal after returning to his administrative center.
Batra stated as there have been seven coronavirus circumstances in his space, he’s below house quarantine till June 20 and anticipating to go back to administrative center by means of June 22 or 23.
“This grievance filed by means of Sudhanshu Mittal was once previous filed in identical language in opposition to me by means of Mahajan President of All India Tennis Association throughout my election as President of IOA in 2017 earlier than the 3 judges who shaped the Election Commission. I had responded then additionally. After the election of IOA were given over, my answer in conjunction with different paperwork was once given to Secretary-General IOA by means of the Election Commission for IOA file,” Batra stated in a letter written to IOA contributors.
“I will be able to be giving a answer for problems raised by means of Mittal in his June 6 e mail however it’s going to be when I sign up for the administrative center. Since this grievance is in opposition to me therefore on behalf of IOA EC, I will be able to be sending my respond to Senior Vice President IOA R Ok Anand by means of distinctive feature of being senior among the 2 Sr Vice Presidents in IOA EC and can reproduction the EC and IOA contributors,” he added.
Earlier, Mittal, in his grievance to IOC, had written that Batra gave false declarations and knowledge referring to his affiliation with Hockey India (NSF for Hockey in India) to the International Hockey Federation (FIH) in addition to to the Indian Olympic Association (National OC in India).
Mittal stated as a substitute of following the principles and rules of the IOA, Batra blatantly flouted the principles and rules of the IOA to grow to be the president of the IOA. He additional asked IOC to ‘suitable motion’ in opposition to Batra.