SAI News

Five-time Paralympian Naresh Kumar Sharma "threatens" to return Arjuna

In a letter to Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju, Sharma said that allegations of sexual harassment were levelled against him by a trainee.

SAI orders internal inquiry after athlete commits suicide at JLN premises

Palinder Chaudhary, an 18-year-old athlete who represented India at international level, was found hanging from the ceiling fan in his hostel room at the athletics academy of JLN stadium.


Gymnasts left stumped by SAI's selection criteria for Artistic World Championship

Indian gymnasts appearing for the trial for the 48th Artistic World Championship have been left stumped by the SAI's directive that they will have to perform the all-around routine instead of their individual events for selection.

SAI lashes out at NRAI, says rejected coaches don't qualify for appointments

Amar Jung, who played at the national level and has a 'C' level coaching certificate obtained in 2017, was not experienced enough to handle international shooters, stated the body.

Perform or face the axe: SAI director general Neelam Kapur's notice to foreign coaches

It has learnt that foreign coaches with the athletics teams among the ones will come under scanner following the Asian Games.

SAI sacks coach on sexual harassment charge, vows strict measures

About 15 junior athletes had complained to the SAI headquarters here, alleging that the coach had sought sexual favours from them.


SAI regional centre to come up in Chandigarh, funds received last month

It will be SAI’s 11th regional centre in India and fourth in the region after Patiala, Sonepat and Lucknow

Delhi civic body attaches accounts of property tax defaulters

The Assessment & Collection Department of the South corporation attached the bank accounts and properties of several defaulters over the past two weeks.

Another SAI athlete attempts suicide in Kerala

Police said the trainee athlete tried to end life by slitting a wrist vein on Wednesday morning.

SAI trainee athletes discharged from hospital

During a brief interaction with media on Friday, the girls maintained that they took the extreme step due to "harassment and ragging by seniors".