The Sports Ministry of India has de-recognised the Paralympic Committee of India. The ministry has de-recognised the committee for violation of the National Sports Code. The committee violated the code by removing its elected president Rao Inderjit Singh.
The Committee has been penalised for misgovernance and has been directed to comply with the Sports Code and ensure good governance practices in its internal functioning.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For IBPS RRB PO Mains:
- Ministers of State (I/C) Youth Affairs and Sports: Shri Kiren Rijiju.
Source: The Hindu