India getting serious about the doping issue

  1. For most effective implementation of the 2015 anti-doping Code, the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) needs foreign collaboration.
  2. New Code also covers the athlete support personnel & targets intelligence gathering for the source and supply chain of banned drugs.
  3. Previous World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Code did not require any policing & the role of the agency was mere sample collection.
  4. NADA is likely to seek the help of the Australian agency to make itself more efficient.

Discuss: There are some operational hurdles – how to provide reports to athletes whose A or B sample tested positive .

  1. For most effective implementation of the 2015 anti-doping Code, the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) needs foreign collaboration.
  2. New Code also covers the athlete support personnel & targets intelligence gathering for the source and supply chain of banned drugs.
  3. Previous World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Code did not require any policing & the role of the agency was mere sample collection.
  4. NADA is likely to seek the help of the Australian agency to make itself more efficient.

Discuss: There are some operational hurdles – how to provide reports to athletes whose A or B sample tested positive .