The report said that the weightlifter was requested to go away the nationwide camp final month.© AFP
A girl weightlifter, who was a part of the continued nationwide camp on the National Institute of Sports in Patiala, has been provisionally suspended after testing optimistic for a banned substance. The weightlifter, a nationwide report holder and who has participated in a number of worldwide tournaments together with the Commonwealth Championship the place she received gold, was set to be part of the Indian group for the Asian Championship to be held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan from April 16 to 25. “Yes, she has failed a dope test. The report came about 10-15 days back,” a supply within the Indian Weightlifting Federation (IWLF) confirmed the event to PTI.
Taking a break from the nationwide camp, the weightlifter went house in October final yr when nationwide coach Vijay Sharma and star lifter Mirabai Chanu had travelled to the United States.
After she returned to the camp, her pattern was collected by the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) in November final yr.
The weightlifter had allegedly consumed a complement that contained the prohibited substance.
“At home, she had consumed a herbal supplement which is probably why this has happened,” the supply stated.
The weightlifter was requested to go away the nationwide camp final month.
The title of the weightlifter has been withheld as per the foundations. Further motion might be taken if her “B” pattern additionally assessments optimistic.
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