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Olympic gold medallist Sushil Kumar is currently a fitness mentor in Tihar Jail

13 March 2022 | TITN Team

Double cross Olympic champ Sushil Kumar who is presently held up in the public capital’s Tihar Jail will mentor individual jail detainees in wrestling and grant wellness tips to them, authorities said.

Chief General of Delhi Prisons Sandeep Goel said that detainees who need to be instructed by Sushil Kumar can now take examples from him. The Tihar Jail organization said that an arrangement had been recently chalked out to include Sushil Kumar in sports exercises yet because of the third flood of COVID-19 it was placed on end.

Altogether, on May 23, 2021, Sushil Kumar and his accomplice Ajay Kumar were captured regarding the homicide of Sagar Dhankar at Chhatrasal Stadium. Both the denounced are stopped in prison since June 2, 2021. Kumar, alongside others, purportedly attacked previous junior public wrestling champion Sagar Dhankar and his companions at the arena in May over a supposed property question. Dhankar surrendered to the wounds later. As per the posthumous report, he kicked the bucket due to the “cerebral harm coming about because of gruff item sway.”

Tihar Jail authorities say that since Sushil Kumar is a prepared proficient grappler, all the prison detainees will likewise take wellness and wrestling classes from him.