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Mr Ashwini KUMAR

Mr Ashwini KUMAR

Ashwini KUMAR
Entry in the IOC 1973
Country IND (India)
Born 27 December 1920, JULLUNDHAR
Education
Government College, Lahore (Master’s Degree in History)

Career
Director General of the Border Security Force (retired); Director General, Punjab & Himachal Pradesh Police (retired); Served in special assignments all over India

Sports practised
Hockey, boxing, rowing, track and field (state and national level)

Sports administration
Deputy Chef de Mission at the 1956 Olympic Games and Chef de Mission in 1960 and 1964 and at the Commonwealth Games in 1954, 1958 and 1970; head of the Indian hockey delegation at the Olympic Games in 1964 and 1968; President of the Indian Hockey Federation for 16 years; former Secretary General of the Indian Olympic Association; member of the Commonwealth Games Federation and of the Asian Games Federation; Vice-President of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) for more than 15 years; President of the Indian Basketball Federation; President of the Punjab Olympic Association (12 years); elected Life President of the Indian Olympic Association

Publications
"The Casual Symphony";" Mukerian Dacoity Case"; "International Terrorism and India"

IOC History
Member of the IOC from 1973 to 2000; Honorary Member since 2000; member of the Executive Board (1980-1987, 1992-1996); Vice-President of the IOC (1983- 1987); member of the following Commissions: Olympic Solidarity (1980-1984), Olympic Movement (1983-1987, 1992-1996), Mass Media (1983-1989), preparation of the XII Olympic Congress – Congress of Unity (1985-1987), Radio (1983-1987), Council of the Olympic Order (1983-1987); security delegate (1983-2001)