Bajrang Punia takes a Stand Amidst WFI Controversy

Bajrang Punia refuses to reclaim Padma Shri amidst the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) election controversy.

Bajrang Punia's Decision:

Justice First. Punia emphasizes he will only reconsider taking back the award when he perceives that 'justice is served.

Punia's Statement:

Olympic medalist Sakshi Malik retires in protest against WFI's election controversy, expressing disappointment and disillusionment.

Sakshi Malik's Retirement:

Top wrestlers protest against former WFI president over sexual harassment allegations, leading to a significant demonstration.

Protest and Controversy:

Sanjay Singh Elected. Sanjay Singh, an ally of the former president, elected as the new president, triggering reactions from athletes.

Leadership Change:

Concerns for Wrestling's Future. Vinesh Phogat expresses disappointment and concern about the future of wrestling amid ongoing controversies.

Vinesh Phogat's Concerns:

Sports ministry suspends WFI following controversy and quick decisions, adding to the uncertainty in Indian wrestling

Sports Ministry's Response: