NEW DELHI: The Indian Sports Ministry has taken its fight with the Archery Association of India (AAI) to the highest level, approaching the Supreme Court (SC) on the basis of the association’s elections being controversially conducted, Indian Express reports.

The ministry has submitted a plea for the court to remove amendments made to the AAI constitution, which goes against the National Sports Code 2011 as it doesn’t permit public servants from holding office in a National Sports Federation (NSF). Besides this, it wants fresh elections being held.

Jan 12, 2019 16:01
NEW DELHI: The Archery Association of India (AAI) has announced that it will be conducting much-awaited national championship tournaments and selection trials across all age categories despite not gaining the approval of the Sports Ministry, The New Indian Express reports.
Dec 24, 2018 15:12
NEW DELHI: The Archery Association of India (AAI) elected Assam’s BVP Rao as its new President after the institution conducted fresh polls held under the supervision of SY Quraishi, the Delhi High Court appointed administrator, Press Trust of India reports.