World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Current Affairs, GK & News

National Anti-Doping Bill, 2021

On July 27, 2022, the National Anti-Doping Bill, 2022 was passed in the Lok Sabha. Bill was passed considering that, legislative powers would put brake on doping. Bill was introduced in December 2021 by Union Sports Minister Anurag Thakur. Important provisions of the bill include; Bill would help in establishing National Board of Anti-Doping in ..

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Sports Minister introduced ‘Anti-Doping Bill’

Sports Minister, Anurag Thakur, introduced “Anti-Doping Bill” on December 17, 2021 in Lok Sabha. Key Points of the bill The bill seeks to provide statutory framework for the functioning of National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA). Bill empowers NADA to conduct raids and strengthen measures of tackling drug abuse in Indian It will also provide statutory framework ..

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World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Report on Rule Violations

World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) published its report on “Rule Violations”, recently. Key Findings of the report Number of offenders in India and increased in 2019, making India among top-three of world’s biggest doping violators. Bodybuilding, weightlifting and athletics have contributed majorly to India’s embarrassing record. In 2019, 152 Anti-doping Rule Violations (ADRVs), accounting for 17 ..

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