HC delines to vacate stay on AKFI polls

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court refused to vacate, at this stage, a stay on the election for office-bearers of the Amateur Kabaddi Federation of India (AKFI) that was to be held on September 1, PTI reports.

A Bench of Chief Justice DN Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar issued a notice to Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, AKFI and AC Thangavel, a former kabaddi player from Tamil Nadu, seeking their response on an appeal by the temporary president and vice-president of the federation against the order of a single judge.