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Needles Found: Rakesh Babu And Irfan Kolothum Thodi Sent Back

Apr 14, 2018 11:46 AM IST India India

Two Indian athletes were banned from the Commonwealth Games on Friday and ordered to leave Australia "on the first flight available" . Needles were discovered in the room of Jumper Rakesh Babu and race walker Irfan Kolothum Thodi at the athletes village. under games rules only medical practitioners and athletes who give prior notice and with an approved medical condition requiring auto-injection such as diabetes can bring needles into the athletes' village