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IOA annuls decision to appoint Abhay Chautala, Suresh Kalmadi as life presidents
National   Tuesday, January 10, 2017 IST
IOA annuls decision to appoint Abhay Chautala, Suresh Kalmadi as life presidents

IOA annuls decision to appoint Abhay Chautala, Suresh Kalmadi as life presidents

New Delhi: The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Tuesday abrogated the choice of Abhay Chautala and Suresh Kalmadi's arrangement as life presidents.

According to ANI, IOA president N Ramachandran said that there was no resolution passed for the same in Chennai AGM.

 

Trick corrupted Kalmadi and Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) leader Chautala were prior designated life presidents of IOA.

Kalmadi and Chautala were blessed after a determination for their arrangement was moved by Joint Secy Rakesh Gupta and 150 individuals, who were a piece of the meeting consented to it, ANI cited IOA sources as saying.

Kalmadi had before served as IOA president.

Sports Minister Vijay Goel had said that the legislature is stunned with Kalmadi's and Chautala's arrangements.

"We are stunned at the determination go by the IOA to make Suresh kalmadi and Abhay Chautala Life Presidents of the IOA which is absolutely inadmissible to us as them two are confronting genuine defilement and criminal accusations," Goel said.

Kalmadi served as IOA president from 1996 to 2011 and was imprisoned for 10 months for his association in the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games debasement outrage yet later discharged on safeguard.

Chautala served as the president of Indian Olympic Association from December 2012 to February 2014 when the IOA was suspended by the parent International Olympic Committee for handling charge-sheeted hopefuls at the decisions. His decision as IOA boss was revoked by the IOC.

Kalmadi, who was imprisoned and later discharged on safeguard regarding the 2010 Commonwealth Games trick, served as president of Asian Athletics Association (AAA) for a long time from 2000 to 2013 and was additionally credited with the presentation of top occasions like Asian Grand Prix arrangement, Asian Indoor Championships and Asian All Star Meet, other than different rivalries.

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Petrol pumps to continue to accept card payments till January 13
National   Monday, January 9, 2017 IST
 
Petrol pumps to continue to accept card payments till January 13

Petrol pumps to continue to accept card payments till January 13

New Delhi: Petrol pumps have conceded their choice to not decision to not accept cards payments from Monday as banks have put off their choice to charge fuel retailers an exchange expense till January 13. 
 
The All India Petroleum Dealers Association (AIPDA) said that a portion of the banks like HDFC educated the affiliation that they will charge 1% on all Mastercard exchanges and 0.25% to 1% on all platinum card exchanges from January 9. 
 
Strikingly, banks in this way, have not switched the choice, but rather just conceded charging the expense known as the dealer rebate rate, after the administration's mediation on Sunday. 
 
However, clients paid an exchange expense alongside an additional charge for purchasing fuel with charge or Mastercards before the note boycott, keeping in mind the end goal to advance cashless exchanges, the RBI had exempted clients from paying these charges at petrol pumps, bringing about banks bearing the weight. 
 
Presently, the banks need to demand the charges again and pass on the weight to fuel retailers as the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) roundabout on December 16, 2016, does not say recouping these charges from clients.

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