Narinder Batra Resigns: Veteran administrator Narinder Batra has stepped down from the role of President of the International Hockey Federation (FIH). Batra…
Narinder Batra Resigns: Veteran administrator Narinder Batra has stepped down from the role of President of the International Hockey Federation (FIH). Batra has been embroiled in controversies of late. The Supreme Court recently forced him to step down as the President of the Indian Olympic Association. He also quit his post as a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC). Follow Live Updates on Cricket & Sports on InsideSport.IN.
Batra was re-elected for a second term as the FIH President in May 2021 with a narrow win over Belgium’s Marc Coudron. He was supposed to hold the office until 2024 as the FIH has reduced the term from four to three years. But he has now stepped down from all administrative posts including the FIH, IOA and IOC.
Narinder Batra Resigns: Embroiled in controversies & Court cases, Narinder Batra steps down as FIH President: Follow LIVE Updates
Dr Narinder Batra steps down as a the member of Intl. @Olympics committee, president of @FIH_Hockey and Indian Olympic Association. Submitted three handwritten resignations to the IOC Prez and the boards of FIH and IOA @iocmedia @IndianOlympians @Media_SAI pic.twitter.com/OX15yHJTeY
— Rajesh Kalra (@rajeshkalra) July 18, 2022
In his resignation letter, he cited personal reasons as the cause of resignation.
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