The committee will complete the investigation in 4 weeks
Union Sports Minister Anurag Thakur said after a meeting with the wrestlers that an inspection committee would be constituted in this matter. The committee will investigate all the allegations made impartially. The names of the people who will be included in this committee will be announced on Saturday. Anurag Thakur further said that the committee will complete its investigation in 4 weeks. The committee will thoroughly investigate the allegations leveled against the head of the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) and others. Thakur further said that Braj Bhushan Sharan Singh would not continue in his post till the completion of the investigation. He will also join the investigation.
Bajrang Punia announced to withdraw the strike
Bahlwan Bajrang Punia has announced to end the strike after the assurance of Anurag Thakur. He said that the Sports Minister has listened to our demands and assured us of security. Punia said that we are confident that there will be a fair investigation. We thank the Sports Minister and end the strike.
Braj Bhushan Sharan Singh did not hold the press conference
Earlier, Braj Bhushan Sharan Singh, President of Wrestling Federation of India, canceled the press conference to be held on Friday. He interacted with the media from the press conference. On the allegations leveled against him, Singh said that if I open my mouth, a storm will come. He further said that I am not sitting here at the mercy of anyone. The public has sent me by election.
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