New Delhi: Clean Sports India ( CSI) applauded the International Olympic Council for bringing about reforms in the IOA and expressed hope that India will return to the Olympic fold soon. ” CSI’s efforts in fighting corrupt and charges framed persons from being part of the Olympic movement has resulted in ( Suresh) Kalmadi, Lalit Bhanot and ( Abhay Singh) Chautala, officially out of the Indian Olympic Movement,” it said.
However, CSI said that it will continue to demand incorporation of age and tenure guidelines, smaller Executive Committee and priority to Olympic sports in the general body of the IOA. CSI also said the newly elected president N Ramachandran should come clear on the allegations against him.
” CSI also hopes that the allegations that are emerging in the media against the Ramachandran will be clarified by him and the Sports Ministry to clear the issue which will ensure the smooth functioning of the Indian Olympic body,” it said.
Some serious case of alleged misleading, forgery and manipulation came up against IOA prez N Ramachandran in the media. CSI also hopes that the allegations against the Ramachandran will be clarified by him which will ensure the smooth functioning of the Indian Olympic body