Calcutta: The Swimming Federation of India (SFI), in its annual general meeting in Ahmedabad, recently decided that the “embargo” placed by the Railway Sports Control Board (RSCB) on teams for the National Games was unfair to the players of the state and should be lifted. The SFI body decided to move the IOA and the Railway ministry, so that the embargo is lifted.
The meeting also elected the office bearers for the next four years.
THE OFFICE BEARERS
Life president: B. S. Adityan. President: K. N. Kapur (UP). Vice-presidents: Ramanuj Mukhopadhyay (Bengal), T. D. Vijayraghavan (Karnataka), Bhabani Shankar Sharma (MP), K. V. Sharma (Uttaranchal). Associate vice-president: T. V. Gnanavely (Tamil Nadu), M. Ramakrishna (AP), B.C.Singh (Manipur). General secretary: Virendra Nanavati (Guj). Joint secretary: S.Rajiv (Kerala), B. S. Rathore (Rajasthan), Raj Kumar (Delhi), P.V.Gharat (Mumbai). Associate joint secretary: Manas Deka (Assam), R. B. Pandey (Bihar), Rama Sharma (Uttarchal), Nisha Madgaonkar (Goa). Treasurer: H. G. Bhagat (Diu-Daman).