Sports Code

NEW DELHI: Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Thursday met International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach and promised him of the country’s commitment to clean sports, saying the ministry has zero tolerance for substance abuse or cheating.

A delegation of IOC, the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) and the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) called on Rathore for a meeting that lasted one hour. Both sides discussed matters relating to sports promotion and development, good governance and how to further strengthen relations with international sports bodies.

Feb 27, 2018 16:02
NEW DELHI: Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore said on Monday that transparency in the functioning of the IOA and national sports federations (NSFs) is very important and his ministry will incorporate the provisions regarding how to make them transparent in the Sports Code.