Indian Wrestlers Threatened to Throw Their Medals in the River Ganges in Protest. According to Daily Dawn, India’s top wrestlers protested against Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) chief Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh yesterday. Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh has been accused of sexual harassment by several female wrestlers.
In a protest against the sexual harassment of these women wrestlers, the wrestlers said that they would throw their medals in the Ganga River in the city of Haridwar in the state of Uttarakhand. He said that now these medals have no status and are being used by the system as propaganda.
According to the Indian media, the wrestlers have also left for a trip to Hari Dwar to throw their medals in the river Ganges, where they will throw their medals in the Ganges at 6 o’clock on Tuesday evening After that, they will go on a hunger strike till death at India Gate in the capital, New Delhi.
It should be noted that the women wrestlers have been protesting for action against Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh for several weeks, but the government did not miss the chance and Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh was not even removed from the post, which the wrestlers protested. Action has been decided.