Six men's freestyle wrestlers and as many Greco Roman wrestlers have failed the dope test.
Rijiju said that aligning BRICS with Khelo India Games will motivate and boost the morale of players from various parts of the country who will gather for Khelo India Games.
Kiren Rijiju also stressed on the need for states to identify on priority their best sporting infrastructure for the Khelo India State Centre of Excellence (KISCE).
The sports ministry will fund both the Khelo India Winter Games - in Ladakh in the third week of February and in Jammu and Kashmir in the first week of March.
Khelo India Youth Games 2020: All-round Maharashtra maintain top spot; Assam swimmer Shivangi Sarma wins fourth gold
Assam's Shivangi Sarma grabbed her fourth swimming gold even as Maharashtra's all-round show across disciplines consolidated their position at the top of medals tally at the Khelo India Youth Games on Sunday.
Trailing in the third position after his first five jumps, way behind Haryana's Bhupender Singh (7.30m) and Kerala's R Sajan (7.29m), he stunned the field with his gravity-defying jump for a sensational finish to the event.
Khelo India Youth Games 2020: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju, Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal, Hima Das to attend opening ceremony
A 'glitzy' opening ceremony will kick off the third edition of Khelo India Youth Games, where 6,800 athletes from 37 states and union territories competing in 20 sports.
Junior World Cup silver medallist Esha Singh on Friday said that her father retired from rally driving in order to support her shooting career.
After breaking national records at Asian Games, ever-improving Srihari Nataraj looks to make big splash on world stage
At the recently-concluded Asian Games in Jakarta, Srihari, once again, shattered three national records in 50m, 100m and 200m backstroke events, reaching the final in two events and finishing sixth in the 200m.
News18's Rising India Summit: Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore says govt plans to launch second phase of Khelo India games
At News18's Rising India Summit, sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore spoke about sports, politics and everything else in the middle