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Government of India
Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports
05-January-2017 16:33 IST
Committee to Study the Existing Sports Governance Frame Work and Issues Related To Sports Governance in the Country

 

The Government has decided to constitute the following Committee to study the existing sports governance frame work, issues relating to sports governance in the country, recent developments related to sports governance, including court judgments & international best practices and make recommendations on bringing out a comprehensive National Sports Development Code across sports disciplines.

 

i.

Shri Injeti Srinivas, Secretary (Sports)

Chairman

 

ii.

Shri Abhinav Bindra, Olympian       

Member

 

iii.

Ms. Anju Bobby George, Olympian

Member

iv.

Shri Praksh Padukone, Eminent Sports Person & Coach

Member

v.

Shri Narinder Batra, President, FIH 

Member

vi.

Shri. Nandan Kamath, Lawyer

Member

vii.

Shri Bishweshwar Nandi, Coach            

Member

viii.

Shri Vijay Lokpally, Sports Journalist

Member

ix.

Joint Secretary (Sports), MYAS

Member Secretary

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Terms of reference of the Committee are to identify basic universal principles of ethics and good governance based on the IOC Charter international best practices, draft National Sports Development Bill, National Sports Development Code, 2011, Supreme Court and High Court judgments, etc.; to identify issues pertaining to good governance in administration of sports in the country and to make specific recommendations for bringing out a comprehensive Sports Code to address the issues of governance pertaining to the National Olympic Committee and National Sports Federations. The Committee is required to submit its report within a month.

 

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