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Justice Awaits Your Yes: Priyanka Gandhi To PM Amid Wrestlers’ Protest

Congress General Secretary was referring to a news report, wherein the Bharatiya Janata Party MP was quoted as saying that he'll resign as WFI president if PM Modi asks him to do so.

New Delhi: Congress pioneer Priyanka Gandhi on Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to request Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) boss Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh to leave the post in the midst of lewd behavior charges against him by the country’s top wrestlers.

Congress General Secretary was alluding to a news report, wherein the Bharatiya Janata Party MP was cited as saying that he’ll leave as WFI president assuming PM Modi requests that he do as such.

Referring to Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh’s comments, Ms. Gandhi requested that PM Modi say “OK”

@narendramodi kindly say it. The equity anticipates your ‘yes’,” she tweeted in Hindi.

Prior to Sunday, Mr Singh let ANI know that one can’t get equity from Jantar Mantar and that if you need it you need to thump the entryway of the court.

The Delhi Police on Friday enrolled two FIRs against the WFI president over charges of inappropriate behavior and double-dealing of female grapplers by him.

Top Indian grapplers like Vinesh Phogat, Sakshi Malik, Bajrang Punia, and numerous other grapplers are associated with the dissent at Jantar Mantar against the WFI boss.

While addressing ANI, Singh asserted that 90% of the competitors of Haryana trust the nation’s top wrestling body.

90 percent of the athletes and guardians of Haryana trust the Wrestling Federation of India. A couple of families and the young ladies who have evened out claims had a place with the very ‘akhada’…The benefactor of that ‘akhada’ is Deepender Hooda,” Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh told ANI.

Prior to the WFI boss held a question and answer session in which he stated that in the event that he leaves his post, it would imply that he has acknowledged the charges which have been raised by the grapplers.
During his question and answer session, the WFI Boss claimed that the grapplers are accompanying new requests.

“If I leave that implies I have acknowledged their charges, my residency is going to end. Till another party is shaped and the public authority has framed the IOA panel under that advisory group races will be held and afterward my residency will end,” he said while talking with the media.

WFI boss added, “Consistently they (grapplers) are accompanying their new requests. They requested FIR, FIR was enrolled and presently they are saying that I ought to be shipped off prison and leave all posts. I’m MP due to individuals of my supporters and not as a result of Vinesh Phogat. Just a single family and Akhara (are dissenting). Why not individuals from some other spot whining? Why players from different states Himachal, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, and different states are not approaching? 90% of players of Haryana are with me”.