Sports Code: Badminton Association of India fixes age and tenure for office bearers

BAI fixed the tenure for its president for a maximum of three terms, with or without break, of four years each. The secretary general and treasurer can hold office for a maximum of two terms, with or without a break, of four years each. The maximum age limit of any office bearer has been fixed at 70.

updated: April 28, 2013 12:27 IST
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New Delhi: Falling in line with the government's Sports Code, the Badminton Association of India (BAI) has amended its constitution by fixing the term and the age limit of its office bearers.

The sports ministry has asked the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and the National Sports Federations (NSFs) to be on the same page by adopting the Sports Code ahead of next month's meeting with the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

IOC has invited the sports ministry and the suspended IOA to prepare a roadmap to lift the suspension slapped on India.

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