Non-bailable warrant issued against wrestler Sushil Kumar in Chhatrasal Stadium murder case

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Two-time Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar has been missing since the decease of Sagar Rana, erstwhile inferior nationalist champion who trained astatine the Chhatrasal Stadium. An FIR of murder, abduction and transgression conspiracy was registered against the elder wrestler.

Sushil Kumar has been connected the tally since the decease of 23-year-old wrestler Sagar Rana (Reuters Photo)

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Sushil Kumar has been missing since the decease of 23-year-old wrestler Sagar Rana
  • Victims successful their statements alleged Sushil was contiguous astatine the spot erstwhile the incidental took place
  • Police returned bare handed aft searching Sushil's location earlier this month

Delhi's Rohini tribunal connected Saturday issued non-bailable warrants against two-time Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar successful transportation with the execution of a 23-year-old erstwhile inferior nationalist wrestling champion, Sagar Rana.

Sagar Rana, who had been grooming astatine the iconic Chhatrasal Stadium, died connected May 5, portion 2 of his friends got injured aft they were allegedly assaulted by Sushil Kumar and immoderate different wrestlers connected May 4, astatine the Chhatrasal Stadium premises successful Delhi.

Sushil Kumar has been connected the tally since Sagar's death. An FIR of murder, abduction and transgression conspiracy was registered against the elder wrestler.

On Monday, constabulary issued a 'Look-out Circular' (LoC) against Sushil Kumar. Earlier, Delhi Police had returned empty-handed aft raiding his house. It has emerged that Sushil went to Haridwar and past to Rishikesh portion trying to flight an arrest. Efforts are connected to hint him and raids are being conducted successful the Delhi-NCR portion and neighbouring states to nab him.

Victims successful the lawsuit person alleged that Sushil Kumar was contiguous astatine the spot erstwhile the incidental took place. The victims, successful their statements, person alleged that Sushil and his associates abducted Sagar from his location successful Model Town to thatch him a acquisition for bad-mouthing him successful beforehand of different wrestlers, constabulary said.

The incidental has travel astatine a clip erstwhile Indian wrestling is celebrating its highest fig of quotas, eight, for the Tokyo Olympics, slated to get underway successful July. There are reports that wrestlers are looking to permission the Chhatrasal Stadium aft the incidental allegedly involving 1 of the icons of Indian sport.

Wrestling Federation of India Assistant Secretary Vinod Tomar had told the Press Trust of India that the representation of Indian wrestling has taken a hit owed to the incidental but stressed that the governing assemblage is not mulling to region the prima wrestler from the contracts list.

Sushil was handed an A people declaration successful December 2018 on with 4 others for yearly fiscal enactment of Rs 30 lakh. However, helium has not participated successful immoderate planetary lawsuit since his first-round decision successful the 2019 World Championship successful Nur Sultan.

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