Tuesday, Dec 06, 2022

National Anti-Doping Agency


Lok Sabha passes Bill to create statutory framework for doping watchdog

July 28, 2022 10:56 am

The Bill was passed after an over 3.5-hour discussion. While it received support from most parties, some voiced concerns with certain parts of the proposed legislation.

Two Indian Olympic probables fail dope tests

March 14, 2021 10:12 am

NADA director general Navin Agarwal confirmed that results were from tests conducted on the core group of Olympic probables recently.

Dope-offenders on the rise as 11 more caught in December

February 20, 2020 9:06 am

Among the 11 who have been provisionally suspended is wrestler Roublejit Singh Rangi, who won a bronze medal at the 2015 junior Asian Championships.

BCCI agrees, cricketers are now under national drug testing agency

August 10, 2019 4:58 am

Sports Secretary Radheshyam Jhulaniya on Friday said that the Indian cricket board has agreed to come under the ambit of the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA), ending years of defiance.

Amit Dahiya's imposter turns up for dope test, flees venue after officials confront him

April 17, 2019 3:13 pm

The group of officials that chased the proxy returned to the track only to realise that Amit Dahiya had gone into hiding.

Federations must implement no-needle policy: NADA

March 01, 2019 9:26 am

In a meeting on Wednesday, NADA decided to ask respective federations to set up a committee that would monitor the use of needles among athletes.

Husband of top Commonwealth Games athlete’s sold performance drugs: Panel

February 21, 2019 4:29 pm

In a recent order, the Anti-Doping Appeal Panel blacklisted the unidentified athlete’s husband, Puneet, and another drug supplier, Sunny Malik, based on the findings of several anti-drug government agencies.

Teenager Aryaan Bhatia becomes first Indian tennis player to flunk dope test

February 15, 2019 9:57 pm

Aryaan Bhatia became the first Indian tennis player to fail a dope test and has been put under provisional suspension, the National Anti-Doping Agency said on Friday.

NADA brings tennis players, National championship under its ambit

October 02, 2018 7:52 pm

Asian Games bronze medallist Ankita Raina and top men's singles player Yuki Bhambri confirmed to PTI that they were asked by NADA to provide whereabout details and they were tested.

BJP spokesperson Nalin Kohli made NADA panel vice-chairman

November 02, 2017 5:30 pm

"Only outstation members would be entitled to travelling allowance admissible as per rules of GoI in force from time to time. This sitting of the panel would be in the office of NADA, New Delhi," it added.