To sort out the difficulty of age-fraud, the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has made it necessary for grapplers collaborating in any nationwide tournaments to furnish their delivery certificates.
They may have to take action earlier than participating within the competitors.
“The Wrestling Federation of India has determined to take just a few necessary steps. It has made it necessary for wrestlers to provide delivery certificates to compete in Nationals,” the federation stated in an announcement.
Lately, of the 1000 grapplers collaborating within the U-15 open rating match in Patna, as many as 150 wrestlers have been thrown out of the competitors by WFI.
Moreover, within the U-17 (cadet) nationwide match that concluded in Ranchi, these discovered over-aged have been thrown out of the competitors.
It has come to gentle that the wrestlers “take the Delhi route” to get the delivery certificates of decrease age since on-line purposes are accepted within the nationwide capital.
It has additionally been noticed that largely wrestlers from Haryana are susceptible to tampering with their paperwork.
On the situation of anonymity, a wrestler has admitted to getting a delivery certificates issued on-line from Delhi as he wished to scale back his age by two years.
WFI president Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh has written to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal and delivered to their discover the difficulty of age-fudging within the nationwide capital.