Hockey Dispute Discussed in Rajya Sabha (Parliament)

I happy to know that some body at least somebody asked question on Hockey in Rajya Sabha, though it is on dispute instead of development and Ajay Maken, Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs & Sports replied to the question asked by Om Prakash Mathur in writing which is reproduced below from pib.nic.in:

Dispute in Hockey Associations

The Government has been making efforts to facilitate an amicable settlement between Hockey India (HI) and Indian hockey Federation (IHF). As part of this process, IHF and HI have agreed to an administrative arrangement to jointly discharge the responsibilities of the national sports federation for hockey in India pending resolution of various disputes between the two bodies. The salient features of the proposed arrangement are as follows:- Continue reading →