Olympic medalist Kumar was arrested alongside together with his confederate and co-accused Ajay, For his alleged involvement within the loss of life of a 23-year-old wrestler at Chhatrasal Stadium on Could 23 from outer Delhi’s Mundka space.
A senior business supervisor of Northern Railway, Kumar was on deputation with the Delhi authorities since 2015 and was posted as a Particular Obligation Officer (OSD) on the Chhatrasal Stadium for the event of sports activities on the faculty degree.
Officers mentioned that their deputation was prolonged in 2020 and Kumar utilized for extension for 2021, which was rejected by the Delhi authorities and he was despatched again to his unique cadre – Northern Railway.
“Sushil Kumar, (advert hoc) case towards untimely repatriation from Northern Railway towards JAG / IRTS NDMC, Is underneath investigation in relation to a felony offense. He was positioned in police custody on 23 Could 2021 for a interval of greater than forty eight hours.
“Now, due to this fact, Sushil Kumar JAG / (Advert Hoc) IRTS is deemed to be suspended from the date of detention i.e. 23 Could, 2021 as per Rule 5 (2) of the (D&A) Guidelines, 1968 and might be topic to suspension. Until order, “Northern Railway spokesperson Deepak Kumar mentioned.
Senior officers have mentioned that if a authorities worker is discovered concerned in heinous crimes, he’s often suspended till the case goes on.