CGF chief Mike Fennell has confirmed that an Indian athlete has tested positive for banned substance, Nandrolone. Nandrolone is a performance enhancing drug banned by World Anti-doping agency.
Fennell, however, refused to disclose the name of the athlete as the B sample report of the athlete is still awaited.
He informed that the athlete has been issued notice and a response is expected by Wednesday, OCt 13 afternoon.
The dope test was conducted on Tuesday, Oct 12 night.
Media reports suggest that the unnamed sportsperson is not a medal winner and comes from a field of athletics.
The identity of the athlete is expected to be made public soon.