New Delhi, Jul 18: Drawing attention to the plight of sports persons of the country, a picture published in a newspaper report shows the 2006 World Boxing Championship bronze medalist Renu Gora serving tea and snacks.
In a Hindustan Times report published on Saturday, Jul 18 claims that Renu along with another upcoming boxer Monica were serving the media personnel at an event. The report quotes her as saying that she has been forced to serve tea and wash cups at the National Institute of Sports (NIS).
Renu Gora is at the NIS, Patiala studying to be a coach, but she has been reduced to a serving and a cleaning help. She is quoting as saying that she is forced to do these kinds of tasks by 'Sir'.
However, in a interview with the CNN-IBN, she denied that she ever said that she was forced to serve tea and snacks and on the contrary said that she chose to do the work.