Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh (File Image | IANS)

Delhi Police seeks cancellation of POCSO case against Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh

New Delhi | The Delhi Police on Thursday sought cancellation of FIR in the minor wrestler’s complaint case alleging sexual harassment by former Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) Chief Brij Bhushan Singh. The 550-page report filed by police before the Patiala House Court said that no corroborative evidence was found in allegations by the minor. […]

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Wrestlers resume duties with Railways, Sakshi refutes reports of withdrawing from protest

New Delhi | After getting evicted from Jantar Mantar on May 28, top wrestlers Bajrang Punia, Sakshi Malik and Vinesh Phogat have resumed their duties in the Railways, sources said. As per reports, records from the Northern Railways headquarters show Rio Olympics bronze medallist Sakshi Malik joined her Baroda House office here on May 31, a […]

Wrestlers Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat, Sakshi Malik during their protest at Jantar Mantar (File Photo: Wasim Sarvar/IANS)

‘We are distressed and disturbed’, 1983 World Cup winners express solidarity with protesting wrestlers

New Delhi | The members of the 1983 Cricket World Cup team have come out in support of the ongoing protest by wrestlers against the Wrestling Federation of India’s (WFI) sidelined chief Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, accusing him of sexual harassment. Prominent Indian wrestlers including Olympians Bajrang Punia, Sakshi Malik, and Vinesh Phogat have been […]

All protesting wrestlers detained, Delhi Police remove tents at Jantar Mantar

New Delhi | Delhi Police have detained all the protesting wrestlers, including Bajrang Punia and Sakshi Malik along with their supporters and further removed the tents installed at the protest site at Jantar Mantar on Sunday. The officials also told wrestlers to not do anything anti-national. Earlier, protesting wrestlers along with their supporters jumped over the […]