Pradeep Dhankhar / Jhajjar. This issue is resonating across the country after the allegations of sexual exploitation of women wrestlers on Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, former President of Indian Wrestling Association. International wrestlers Bajrang Punia, Sakshi Malik and Vinesh Phogat are sitting on a dharna at Delhi’s Jantar Mantar demanding the arrest of Brijbhushan Sharan Singh. These wrestlers have also got the support of farmers’ organizations and khap panchayats of Haryana, Punjab, UP along with the opposition parties. Women wrestlers Vinesh and Sakshi Malik, hurt by the inaction of Delhi Police on Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, even shed their medals in the Ganges. had announced. However, on the persuasion of farmer leader Naresh Tikait, the wrestlers withdrew their decision.
Delhi Police has submitted its charge sheet in the sexual assault case to the court. Meanwhile, it was announced that the Indian Wrestling Federation would be elected on 6th July. The eyes of the whole country are fixed on this election. The main reason is the allegations of sexual exploitation against former President Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh and the demand of wrestlers. Along with other demands, a demand is also included that Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh should not contest this election. Earlier these elections were to be held on July 4, but after that it was postponed two days ahead.
Is the secret hidden behind Dhankhar’s smile?
Now the question is who will be the next president of Wrestling Federation of India. Discussions are also going on on many names. On the other hand, according to the sources, the discussions about Haryana BJP State President OP Dhankhar contesting the election of the President of Indian Wrestling Association are intense. It is being said that Dhankhar’s name has been put forward by the party. However, when Dhankhar was questioned about this, he smiled and said that I know as much as you know, I have also read in newspapers only. Now only they know what is hidden behind Dhankhar’s smile. Formally nothing has come to the fore from the party at the moment. It is so important that even BJP would not want to see Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh on this post again.
speculation market hot
Even though the allegations of the wrestlers have not been proved yet, the minor wrestler has also reversed his statement. After this, this case has definitely become weaker than before, but wrestlers and farmers’ organizations, Khap Panchayats have opened a front against Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh. BJP also understands very well that the image of the party has been damaged due to the heating up of this issue. Before the Lok Sabha elections next year, the BJP would not want to air such a matter again for any reason. In such a situation, obviously a new face and a confidant of the party and such a person, on whom even the wrestlers do not have any objection, should contest the election and become the new president of the Wrestling Federation of India. Now the coming time will tell whether that face, that Will the person be present Haryana BJP President Om Prakash Dhankhar or someone else. At present, the market of discussions and speculations is hot.
FIRST PUBLISHED : June 16, 2023, 14:03 IST