National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA)

NADA suspends Bajrang Punia for refusing dope test

NEW DELHI: The Tokyo Olympics Bronze medallist wrestler Bajrang Punia has been suspended by the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA). In a letter dated 23rd April, NADA informed the ace wrestler of his provisional suspension on an immediate basis. This prevents Punia from participating in any wrestling competition or activity. “With subject to paragraph 4:1:2 below […]

WADA reports highlight India’s escalating doping crisis

In a recent development, reports from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) have raised serious concerns about the prevalence of doping in India. The reports suggest that the country is grappling with a significant doping problem that is rapidly spiralling out of control. According to WADA’s findings, the use of performance-enhancing substances among athletes in India […]