Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Secretary-Normal Rajeev Mehta mentioned that the new committees for 2020/21 that had been shaped after President Narinder Batra circulated a discover for the same amongst users of the Government Council conference will be further more ‘discussed and corrected’ at the future EC fulfill.
Mehta explained that it was him as secretary-standard who was supposed to flow into the observe and not Batra, in what is a continuation of a dispute more than the interpretation of the powers of the IOA President involving the two.
Mehta objects to Batra’s request
“Besides, the appointment of committees/ commissions, President attempted to approve other 6 letters issued by him that challenge the performing of the IOA and its precedence. Each one particular of those people letters would be listed in the Agenda of the upcoming meeting, deliberated overtly with explanatory statements and made the decision on. In the in the meantime, I request all not to make makes an attempt to act upon all those letters, the legal penalties of the exact same will have to be borne by all of us, as in the circumstance of Ethics Fee,” mentioned Mehta in a letter tackled to the users of the Govt Council.
With the pandemic making a bodily meeting hard to perform, Batra had sent letters intimating the development of the new committees for approval to the EC users to make for the lack of an on the internet voting system.
Batra on Monday replied to Mehta’s letter, which was dated July 19 stating that the latter’s concerns have by now been tackled by him.
“…all the 17 letters have been permitted by 83.33 % of the EC associates voting. If you even now have any issues you are no cost to focus on the same in the up coming EC meeting,” he explained.