The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) on Saturday said it will follow all the provisions of the National Sports Code except one clause that deals with state bodies’ affiliation with the national federation.
The shooting federation made the decision at its Special General Body meeting.
NRAI Raninder Singh said the practical issues forced them to make exception for states like Chhattisgarh and Union Territories such as Jammu and Kashmir.
According to the rules, half the districts should be affiliated to the state federation for it to be recognised.
Singh said it is practically not possible in few places due to prevailing local law and order situations. “The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) today announced after a Special General Body meeting, that they have accepted the National Sports Code in its entirety,…