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New Delhi: The Delhi high court on Tuesday set aside the election of Praful Patel, who was last year elected as the president of All India Football Federation (AIFF) for a four year term, his third successive tenure. The court set aside the elections saying they were held without following the National Sports Code. It also directed that fresh elections be conducted within a period of five months.
As per the Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by sports activist Rahul Mehra, the judgement was passed by a bench comprising Justice S Ravindra Bhat and Justice Najmi Waziri.Back in December, Patel was unanimously elected as president of AIFF in the Annual General Meeting. He was elected for a third time after being elected in 2012 as well. A few days prior, the Delhi High Court had vacated a stay on the elections. The Hon'ble High Court of Delhi modified the order dated December 15, 2016 and vacated the stay order granted against the election process of All India Football Federation," a release of the AIFF said at the time. "Accordingly, the Annual General Body Meeting of the AIFF will be held as scheduled on December 21, 2016, as per the agenda circulated to the members," it added.
According to data from the AIOCD AWACS, the market research wing of the All India Organisation of Chemists and Druggists (AIOCD), the pharmaceutical market saw a growth of 7.7 per cent in May as against 3.5 per cent previous month. "We believe the impact of the FDC ban should lessen going ahead as companies launch new combinations, " Religare research analyst Praful Bohra said in a report.
However, the age old tradition of not allowing women devotees to worship at the temple dedicated to Lord Shani the personification of planet Saturn will continue, temple trustee Prafull N. Surpuriya said."This is the first time in the temple's history of more than five centuries that this welcome development has taken place. Another woman, Shalini Lande, has also been appointed to the board of 11 trustees managing the temple, at its statutory meeting last week," he told IANS.