Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Government of India
Information of Tug of War Federation of India (TWFI)
Name of the NSF
Tug of War Federation of India (TWFI)
Date & Venue of Last Election held
30th Jan, 2022 at New Delhi
Details of the electoral college of the TWFI
Detail of 25% Sportspersons in Executive Committee-
MAYS & SAI letters
Renewal of Recognition By Govt. of India
Govt. Recognition letter-2015
Admin and financial sanction
MAYS financial sanction : 2020-21 NIL
Recognition By AIU & SGFI
Number of affiliated State/ UT units
Number of votes per affiliated State/UT units.
Two Votes for each affiliated State/UT Units
Whether any Sports Promotion Board/
No Voting rights for any Sports Board/bodies in our Federation
Detail of recognition/ Affiliation of
TWIF Tug of War International Federation
ATWF Asian Tug of War Federation
SATWF South Asian Tug of War Federation
Name of Contact details of Office bearers
Shri Hari Shanker Gupta
Mr. Madan Mohan
Tug of War Federation of India
Room No. 301, 3rd floor,
Delhi Chamber Bldg., Delhi Gate ,
Tenure till date
Details of ACTC for the year
The game is not approved for coaching by SAI and NIS
Annual Audited Accounts for the last
Annual Report of 2020-21
Annual Report of 2022-23
Name of Contact details of the firm which audited account.
M/s.Vijay Sanghi &
U-198, Bank of Baroda Bldg., Vikas
C.A. Intt. of India Membership No.
Copy of valid registration Certificate of the Federation
i) Constitution of the NSF
ii) Copy Memorandum of Association
Memorandum of Association & Constitution
Affiliation criteria of State/UT/Club units along with details of voting rights of each unit
As per Constitution & bye-laws of TWFI
Name of the affiliated Units with their registration numbers.
Name and contact details of President & Secretary of Affiliated Units.
Latest and verified information is not available.
Details of National Championships
Calendar for National & Zonal Championships to be held during current/next calendar year along with venue.
To be approved by Technical games committee and publish in website “Notices/Circulars “
Details in respect of
(i) List of core
(ii) Details of Coaching
(iii) Notification of selection criteria for such event at least 6 months in advance along with the detail of time and venue for selection.
(iv) List of the athletes selected.
(v) Details of athletes, support personnel and officials sent to the event along with the amount paid to them towards air fare, boarding and lodging, local transportation, daily allowances etc.
(vi) Performance criteria which formed the basis of selection , actual performance in terms of
Notice of International Event in India & abroad publish in Notice/Circulars in Website
(Please refer International Events page.)
Date and Venue published in Notices/Circulars.
Selection Trial Notice publish at Notice/Circulars in Website
Govt. allow participation in International Event at No cost of Government basis.
Publish in Performance Report
List of I cards issued to National Athletes with Name of athlete, I Card No. & Validity date.
I Cards Issued for National Championships
(Please refer Athlete I Card Detail Page.)
The details of certificates issued by the NSFs to the participants such as the name of the athlete, dated of event, position obtained by the athlete ,etc.
Available on specific demand to Federation HQ, for the period of past ten(10) years only.
(Please refer Athlete Certificate Detail Page.)
Action taken by the NSF for prevention of age fraud.
No case detected because of full proof method.
Notifying/updating the present selection committee for national athletes.
Present Selection Committee 2023-26
Note on efforts for having dope free sports and compliance to WADA/NADA code along with details of cases found
Federation has accepted all rules, guidelines of NADA & WADA issued by International federation and GOI in this respect but not commissioned the testing due to high cost constraints. No assistance from the govt. for incurred expenses.
Details (amount & Source) of fund received from other sources, including private sponsors, public sector
The game being of rural origin and not listed by SAI and NIS does not attract any corporate funding from PSUs,
Revenue generated by the NSF on its own.
See Statement of audited accounts above
List of Athlete UID Number
Date on which the website was last updated.