The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has hit out at Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) minutes which reportedly state that IOA President Narinder Batra "cannot speak for the country".
Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) President Dame Louise Martin and chief executive David Grevemberg are set to travel to India, to try and persuade the country to drop its threat of boycotting Birmingham 2022 in a row over shooting not being included in the programme.
Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President Narinder Batra has joined an advisory committee for nationwide campaign, Fit India Movement.
Organisers of the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham claim they remain "very hopeful" that a boycott by India over the exclusion of shooting from the sports programme can be avoided.
India Olympic Association to "take a decision" next month on potential 2022 Commonwealth Games boycott
The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) will make a final decision on whether to boycott the 2022 Commonwealth Games when their Executive Council meets next month, secretary general Rajeev Mehta has revealed.