Former Commonwealth gold medalist Indian boxer Akhil Kumar was re-inducted into the Disciplinary Panel of National Anti-Doping Agency’s (NADA). He was formerly served in the panel from 2017 to 2019.
At present Akhil Kumar, serves as the ACP (Assistant Commissioner of Police) Gurugram, Haryana. In 2005, the Government of India (GOI) gave him the Arjuna Award for his achievements in international boxing. Akhil Kumar also the national observers for boxing between 2017 and 2019.
What is the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA)?
The National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) is the national organisation responsible for monitoring promoting and coordinating the doping control program in sports in all its forms in India.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) Motto: Play fair.
- National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) Headquarters: New Delhi.
- National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) Director-General: Navin Agarwal.