Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh made a ‘request’ to well wishers and supporters

IndiaBrij Bhushan Sharan Singh made a 'request' to well wishers and supporters
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BJP MP Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, surrounded by allegations as the President of the Wrestling Federation of India, has ‘requested’ his well-wishers and supporters on social media to desist from making inappropriate comments.

Singh said in a series of tweets from his handle, “Request, some objectionable slogans, graphics, hashtags have been found on social media. Anything that harms the dignity of any political party, social organization, community or caste-religion. , I disagree with that.”

He said in another tweet “And I refute such posts and trends. I am not bigger than the party, my dedication my loyalty is authentic. My well wishers and supporters please stay away from such posts, like to kya kuch comment bhi na Do it.”

It may be noted that a large number of wrestling players, including Olympic medalist Sakshi Malik, Bajrang Punia, staged a sit-in protest in Delhi recently, alleging various allegations, including sexual harassment, against Wrestling Federation of India President and BJP MP Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh.

As the matter escalated, a meeting was held between Union Sports Minister Anurag Thakur and the protesting wrestlers in which Singh was asked to step down till the allegations against him were probed.

Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh has denied all the allegations leveled against him. He was scheduled to hold a press conference on the entire episode on Saturday but had cancelled.

At the same time, the Indian Olympic Association has constituted a seven-member committee to investigate the allegations of sexual harassment.

Meanwhile, the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Wrestling Federation of India, scheduled for Sunday in Ayodhya, has been cancelled.

Sources said here on Sunday that the meeting was to be held at Ayodhya at 10 am, but it has been canceled due to unavoidable reasons following instructions received from higher level. No meeting will be held and no official statement will be issued by the Speaker until the investigation is complete.

Apart from this, the National Wrestling Championship which started on Saturday in Gonda has also been cancelled.

It is noteworthy that on behalf of Brij Bhushan Singh, it was said on Friday that after the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the federation on January 22, he would issue his stand on the allegations leveled against him.

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