Indian weightlifter Sushila Panwar fails dope test
A few days after Arjuna Awardee footballer Subrata Paul was caught for doping, Indian weightlifter (भारोत्तोलक) Sushila Panwar has also failed the dope test. Panwar's `A` sample was found positive for a banned substance and now the Indian Weightlifting Federation has suspended her provisionally(अस्थायी रूप से). The National Anti-Doping agency (NADA) conducted (आयोजित) her dope test on March 25 in Patiala. Last week, Subrata Paul had failed a dope test conducted by the NADA in Mumbai when the Indian men's football team were going to Cambodia for a friendly match in February.
His 'A' Sample was tested positive for a banned substance 'Terbutaline'.
ABOUT The National Anti-Doping agency (NADA)
National Anti Doping Agency (NADA) was set up as registered society under the Societies Registration Act of 1890 on November 24, 2005 with a mandate for Dope free sports in India. The primary objectives are to implement anti-doping rules as per WADA code, regulate dope control programme, to promote education and research and creating awareness about doping and its ill effects.