The International Olympic Committee (IOC) lifted the sanctions imposed on India to host international sporting events.
The sanctions were imposed on india when Pakistani shooters were not issued visas for the World Cup held in Delhi in February 2019.
Source: The Business Standard
Static/Current Takeaways Important For LIC AAO/ADO Mains:
- Japan’s capital Tokyo will host 2020 Summer Olympics from 24 July to 9 August 2020.