Brijbhushan Sharan Singh was accused by Vinesh Phogat of sexually abusing female wrestlers, after which the country’s top wrestlers sat on a dharna.
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New Delhi. The committee formed to probe the allegations of sexual harassment against the Wrestling Federation of India President Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh has submitted its report to the Sports Ministry. In fact, India’s star female wrestler Vinesh Phogat accused Brij Bhushan of sexually abusing women players a few months ago, after which many big Indian wrestlers including Vinesh, Sakshi Malik, Bajrang Punia sat on a dharna at Jantar Mantar in January. Were. The matter regarding wrestlers was heated all over the country.
Seeing the anger of the wrestlers, a committee was formed to investigate the matter. The committee headed by Mary Kom included Yogeshwar Dutt, former badminton player Trupti Murgunde, SAI member Radhika, former CEO of Olympic Podium Scheme Rajesh Rajagopalan and India’s star wrestler Babita Phogat.
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No female wrestler came forward
According to media reports, the committee said in its report that neither any concrete evidence nor any testimony was found against Brij Bhushan. Not only this, no wrestler even appeared before the committee to prove the allegations of sexual exploitation. The committee said that with whom, when, at what time and where the sexual abuse took place. The committee could not get any information about it.
criticize bad behavior
No evidence could be found against Wrestling Federation President Brij Bhushan Singh, but his bad behavior has been criticized in the report. Last month, Brij Bhushan had also appeared before the committee and rejected all the allegations leveled against him head on. He had reached the hearing with about 20 supporters.
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