Rajeev Mehta. (Photograph by Qamar Sibtain through Getty Photos)
NEW DELHI: A day after president Narinder Batra referred to as for truce among the many warring factions of the Indian Olympic Affiliation (IOA), secretary basic Rajeev Mehta additionally spoke in the identical vein wanting to finish the acrimony which he feels is hurting Indian sports activities.
Batra and Mehta have been engaged in a turf battle for the reason that president tried to curtail the powers of the secretary.
“This infighting within the IOA will not be good and we should always finish this for the nice of Indian sports activities. We should always type out the problems amicably. All of us are attempting our greatest. I’m very optimistic that every one the workplace bearers and government council members will settle the problems and work collectively,” Mehta stated in an announcement.
On Sunday, Batra had made the same attraction.
“I attraction to all officers and members of the IOA to shun infighting, and work collaboratively in direction of the very best pursuits of athletes and growth of their respective sports activities,” Batra stated in an announcement.