Three Indian weightlifters test positive for dopingMale lifters Harbhajan Singh and Rajesh Kumar and female Bijaya Devi were caught in World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) tests at training camp for the Commonwealth championships taking the positive tests to five.

This disclosure was made by Indian Weightlifting Federation (IWF) secretary Baldev Gulati. With these doping results, the national body is now facing another suspension.

India has repeatedly faced embarrassment because of doping among weightlifters and the national weightlifting body was banned in 2004 and 2006 due to three or more lifters testing positive in a calendar year.