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Haryana: Cut in prize money seen as insult, sports secretary Ashok Khemka had told government

The Haryana government had planned a felicitation ceremony on April 26 but it had to cancel that event because of boycott call by some sportspersons.

For junior players, give cash awards only for medals won in four events: Ashok Khemka

“Cash award is not admissible to a medal winner in the junior, sub-junior or youth categories tournaments other than Youth Olympic Games, Youth Asian Games, Youth Commonwealth Games and National School Games. No deviation shall be made while processing cases for cash awards,” read the order.


Haryana government wants one-third of what its athletes earn, has a justification despite protests

Haryana government's new notification asks sportspersons to deposit one-third of the income earned by them from professional sports or commercial endorsements to the state.

In 51st posting as IAS, Ashok khemka gears up for dangal in Haryana

Seasoned bureaucrat Ashok Khemka has often made news for taking upright stands and subsequent transfers and has dealt with several high-profile cases.

Ashok Khemka had sought action in land deal cases over a year back

Ashok Khemka alleged that the licences were issued to a private company for developing a residential plotted colony after issuance of the section- 4 notification of the Land Acquisition Act.

Shifted again, Ashok Khemka says ‘vested interests win’

The 1991-batch IAS officer has faced more than 45 transfers in his career.


Haryana House panel to discuss galvalume sheets case today

In a recent tweet, Ashok Khemka had dismissed the allegations as false and said: “I will go, whenever and wherever, called.”

After Khemka’s letter, his minister Krishan Bedi returns junior’s jeep

Before sending a note to the minister, Khemka, who is a principal secretary in Bedi’s department, had asked the director of the department to retrieve the official jeep from the minister’s staff and send it to its rightful owner.

Khemka, 12 other IAS officers transferred in Haryana

Ashok Khemka, who shot into limelight after he cancelled the mutation of the land deal between Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s son-in-law Robert Vadra and real estate giant DLF in 2012, has also been transferred.

Haryana govt drops Chargesheet: Clean chit to Ashok Khemka in 4-year-old unsold wheat seeds case

The chargesheet, related to the Vadra land deal, was issued by the previous Congress government while the one related to wheat seeds was issued by the current Manohar Lal Khattar government on July 1, 2016.