Chandigarh Punjab Congress President Sunil Jakhar on Monday demanded an inquiry into the controversial visit of the ‘unauthorized’ Indian Kabaddi team that visited Pakistan for the World Championship. Jakhar questioned how the players went there without any official approval from the Union Sports Ministry.
The Sports Ministry and the Amateur Kabaddi Federation of India (AKFI) claimed that they have not approved any players to play in Pakistan. Jakhar said, “It should be investigated how the players got there.”
He said, “This is a very serious matter and should be thoroughly investigated. It should be investigated why these players have been sent there. ‘
State Sports Minister Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi said that the Punjab government has not sent any team to participate in the championship to be held in Pakistan. When asked if many players in the team are from Punjab, Sodhi said, “We have nothing to do with this