The Athletics Federation of India expresses complete solidarity for the country's highest achiever in track and field sports till date, the World Championships Bronze Medalist Anju Bobby George.
Anju requested a probe into alleged irregularities and corruption in construction activities undertaken by the Council during the last 10 years.
If Jayarajan has evidence to show that Anju Bobby George is corrupt, he should have issued an order to investigate the charges and not level accusations
EP Jayarajan has courted controversy for the second time in the span of one week, with Olympian athlete and Arjuna Award winner Anju Bobby George accusing the Kerala sports minister of insulting her
Bollywood superstar Salman Khan's appointment as the Indian Olympic contingent's goodwill ambassador kicked up a storm on Sunday with star wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt and sprint legend Milkha Singh questioning the move even as the IOA and some other athletes backed the decision.
Their record nothing to be proud of in the prestigious event, Indian athletes will begin their campaign in the World Championships in Beijing on Sunday with shot putter Inderjeet Singh facing the severest test of his fledging career while three 20km race walkers seek to post their personal bests on the second day of competitions.
Anju is now the first and the only Indian athlete to win a gold medal in world athletics final.
International governing body IAAF upgraded her second place finish at the 2005 Monaco World Athletics Final to the top spot, following a dope violation by a Russian competitor Tatyana Kotova.
India's lone medallist at World Athletics Championships Anju Bobby George said that the country has no chance of winning a medal at the London Olympics track and field events.