Cheating case against two Assam sports officials

A case of cheating was registered on Wednesday against two sports officials of Assam who allegedly impersonated as members of Hockey Meghalaya and were to vote in Thursday`s Hockey India elections, police said.

Last Updated: Aug 04, 2010, 22:45 PM IST

Shillong: A case of cheating was registered
on Wednesday against two sports officials of Assam who allegedly
impersonated as members of Hockey Meghalaya and were to vote
in Thursday`s Hockey India elections, police said.

Investigations have started against Raj Kakoti, treasurer
of Assam Olympic Association, and Sumita Sinha, after the
Meghalaya Olympic Association (MOA) lodged a complaint against
them.

The MOA alleged that the two represented the state
without any authorisation.

"The duo do not belong to any association or
federation under the Meghalaya Olympic Association or sports
department in Meghalaya," an MOA statement.

PTI