The National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) on Tuesday launched a mobile application to supply athletes easy accessibility to data on varied elements of sport, prohibited substances and dope-testing.
The app was launched by Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju via video-conferencing within the presence of Sports Secretary Ravi Mittal and NADA director-common Navin Agarwal.
“I congratulate NADA on this initiative. It is very important because we are working towards clean sports and the first step in that direction is to create awareness and provide relevant, accessible information so that athletes know which medication or substances are not to be used. With this, athletes can check for themselves the list of prohibited substances and don’t have to depend on anyone else for assistance,” Rijiju stated.
NADA sees the app as a one-cease information for all anti-doping and drugs-associated data. Besides offering detailed data on generally-prescribed medicines, it permits athletes within the Registered Testing Pool to replace their whereabouts and document availability for testing and study disciplinary and enchantment panel choices.
The app has been out there on-line for the reason that starting of this 12 months however was formally launched solely now.