Wrestling Association Vs Wrestler: Bajrang Punia claims- ‘Wrestling Federation President Brij Bhushan Singh is trying to escape abroad’

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Protest against WFI: Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia on Thursday, January 19, claimed that Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) president Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh was planning to flee the country and urged the government to keep an eye on him. Is. This comes a day after veteran Indian wrestlers staged a protest at Delhi’s Jantar Mantar, accusing the Brij Bhushan-led WFI of corruption, mental harassment and sexual abuse, among other allegations.

Punia thanked the government for its support in the matter and requested the authorities to keep a watch on the WFI president till the allegations leveled by the wrestlers are investigated. According to sources, the central government has constituted a three-member committee to investigate the matter related to WFI and its wrestlers. Punia said, “I thank the government for the support. We have come to know from sources that our Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) president Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh is planning to flee the country. Therefore, we request the government Let’s pay attention to it till the allegations leveled by our wrestlers are investigated.”

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The wrestlers have called for the resignation of WFI chief Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, leveling serious allegations of corruption, mental harassment and sexual abuse against him. Commonwealth Games 2022 gold medalist Vinesh Phogat said that wrestlers cannot even have water without the permission of the coach, who is constantly in touch with the WFI president and keeps him informed about everything that happens during training. Phogat also accused WFI President Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh of sexually abusing women wrestlers.

Defense of WFI President

Meanwhile, the WFI president has issued a response on his part, where he has denied all the allegations and refused to step down from the top post. He claimed that Bajrang Punia and Sakshi Malik had told him a week ago that he had no problem. Brij Bhushan Singh said that he is ready to investigate the matter after the wrestlers refute all the allegations leveled against them. He also alleged that a top industrialist was behind the protest and wanted to remove him from the post.

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