New Delhi: Indian Olympic Association’s Secretary General Rajeev Mehta has written to local Vice-President of Commonwealth Sports Chris Chan over the exclusion of shooting from the occasion in 2022. In the letter, Mehta has referred to that the CGA/ NOC India has been overlooked, typically notwithstanding India being the most effective us of an in Asia to have hosted the Commonwealth Games inside the final decades.
He has also said that India had maintained a cordial relationship with the Commonwealth Games Federation (GCF) office and all member international locations inside the location. IOA has rallied at the back of the President of CGA/ NOC Narinder Batra, who is additionally the president of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) and a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
The USA’s Olympic affiliation has said that Batra is completely authorized to speak on behalf of Commonwealth sport in India, and it’s far supported by way of the Executive Council and General Body of CGA/NOC India. The association has also stated that their president is operating towards the advancement of sport in India. The current communication concerning the exclusion of shooting from Commonwealth Games 2022 is not essentially a mirrored image in their position in Commonwealth Sport. IOA also termed the exclusion of the sport as the “suffering of billion human beings”.