WADA’s Laboratory Expert Group recommended the initiation of further disciplinary proceedings against the laboratory based on the outstanding non-conformities.
Indian long-distance runner Kiranjeet Kaur handed four-year ban after being tested positive for doping
Long-distance runner Kiranjeet Kaur, who won the Tata Steel Kolkata 25K among the Indians last year, has been handed a four-year ban by World Athletics' anti-doping body for returning positive for a banned substance in a test conducted in Doha.
Ranji Trophy 2019-20: NADA officials check in for 'in-competition' testing during match between Delhi and Hyderabad
The officials of the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) checked in at the Feroz Shah Kotla ground for 'in-competition' testing of cricketers playing the Ranji Trophy group A league game between Delhi and Hyderabad.
Kiren Rijiju says sports ministry will take 'urgent corrective steps' to get NDTL's ban revoked in two months' time
Stating that the NDTL is one of the best dope testing facilities in Asia, Rijiju said it was disheartening for the WADA to take such a decision after the Indian lab had begun a course correction of the issues faced by it in the past.
Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju says India will appeal to CAS against WADA's ban on National Dope Testing Laboratory
The lab, which got WADA accreditation in 2008, is no longer authorised to carry out testing of the samples as the suspension is effective from 20 August.
According to experts, India will lose revenue from the testing of samples from neighbouring countries like Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. Other WADA-accredited laboratories in Asia are in Tokyo, Beijing, Seoul, Doha and Bangkok.
WADA suspended the National Dope Testing Laboratory in Delhi for six months due to non-conformities with the International Standard for Laboratories.
WADA suspends India's National Dope Testing Laboratory for not conforming to international standards
It is understood that NADA can still carry on with sample collection (blood and urine) but will have to get it tested by a different WADA accredited laboratory outside India during the suspension period of NDTL.
Asian Athletics Championships: Javelin-thrower Davinder Singh Kang makes return to Indian contingent after being cleared of doping charges
Kang finished fifth with a throw of 79.31m in the Federation Cup in March while he managed 74.28m to win gold in the National Javelin Thrown Open Championships on Tuesday in Sonipat
WADA reviewing NDTL’s recall of Indian javelin thrower Devinder Singh Kang's adverse analytical report
WADA is reviewing the recall of javelin thrower Devinder Singh Kang's adverse analytical report by the New Delhi National Dope Testing Laboratory.
Inderjeet, who was provisionally suspended on 26 July 2016, will serve the four-year sanction from that date. It remains to be seen if he will prefer an appeal in the complex case.
Injections containing traces of meldonium were found in Paul's room at the National Institute of Sports campus in Patiala during a search in April last year.
NADA stated that Subrata Paul has been able to prove that his dope violation was "not intentional".