IOA disaffiliated Karate Association of India for violating its constitutionJanuary 8, 2020
- The Indian Olympic Association has
disaffiliatedthe Karate Association of India for violating its constitution and guidelines.
- The IOA took the decision during its Annual General Meeting on December 30 but the formal letter informing the disaffiliation was sent to the World Karate Federation on Monday.
- In September 2018, the IOA had constituted a three-member ad hoc committee to hold elections of KAI within 120 days after ruling that the tenure of the office bearers of the national sports federation expired and the poll process has been delayed.