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Wrestler Protest in Delhi: National and international level wrestlers are unitedly fighting for their rights in the country’s capital Delhi. The wrestlers performing include big names like medalist Vinesh Phogat, Bajrang Punia, Sakshi Malik, Sarita Mor and Sumit Malik. Wrestlers have made serious allegations like sexual harassment, indecency, threats to kill many big people including BJP leader and Wrestling Federation President Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh. read this also- Wrestlers Protest: Who is WFI Chief Brijbhushan Sharan Singh, apart from sexual harassment, allegations have also been made under TADA
Sports Minister Anurag Thakur came to Delhi tonight and talked to the players. It is being told that he had called all the wrestlers for dinner at 10 pm. Talking to the media, the Sports Minister said that the allegations of the players are serious. They will be investigated.
refuse to resign
If sources are to be believed, Brij Bhushan Singh has refused to resign at the moment. According to sources, on behalf of the Sports Ministry, Brij Bhushan Singh has been asked to resign from the post of federation president in 1 day. It is being told that instructions have been given to them by calling from the ministry. It has also been said that if he does not do so, he will be removed. The players who met the Sports Minister include Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat, Sakshi Malik, Babita Phogat, Satyavrat and Anshu Malik.
Indian Olympic Association President PT Usha said in the matter that I am discussing the current issue of wrestlers with the members and for all of us the welfare and well-being of the athletes is the topmost priority of the IOA.
Wrestlers have made serious allegations against Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, President of Wrestling Federation. However, Brijbhushan Sharan Singh dismissed these allegations and said that this is a conspiracy. He said that if the allegations are proved true, then I am ready to be hanged.
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