International Olympic Committee
The IOC welcomes the CAS decision and looks forward to working with Danka Bartekova, James Tomkins, Kirsty Coventry and Tony Estanguet, who are expected to be proposed... for election at the July 2013 Extraordinary Session in Lausanne following expiry of the 28-day appeal period
There was no relaxation in Sports Code. We discussed the Sports Code with the IOC which felt the code was in conformity with the Olympic Charter.
The IOC has paved the way to lift the suspension on the IOA. Now, Indian sportspersons will be able to join the Olympic Movement. A roadmap (to end the stalemate) has been drawn in consultation with delegates of the National Sports Federations (NSFs), the IOA and the IOC
This would be followed by a fresh general meeting to elect the new office-bearers of the IOA, based on the newly revised Constitution and the Olympic Charter. The entire process will be closely monitored and supervised by the IOC, which will issue a roadmap for the suspended IOA and all its members to follow
to explore the possibility for the suspended IOA to hold free, fair, democratic and transparent elections on the basis of a revised IOA Constitution and the Olympic Charter, with no outside interference, that could pave the way for the IOC to consider lifting its suspension of the IOA
I am happy to inform you that the IOC has decided to pave the way to lift the ban on IOA. Indian sportsperson will be able to join the Olympic movement soon
There was no relaxation on Sports Code. We discussed the Sports Code with the IOC which felt the Code was in conformity with the Olympic Charter except for the provisions relating to transparency and accountability in the functioning of sports bodies and Right to Information
The IOC has decided to pave way to lift the ban on IOA. Indian sports persons will be able to join the Olympic movement. A road map has been drawn up with consultation with the delegates of National Sports Federations, the government, the IOA and the IOC
empower' IOC members to work with sports federations and governments to strengthen the movement. This will require a leader with an inclusive leadership style and world view based on collective input and decision making ... I humbly believe that I have the experience in consensus building, the understanding of the Olympic movement and a deep passion for the Olympism that qualifies me to be that leader.