FIH was informed by Hockey India. The news goes to the International Hockey Federation itself. On Friday, the federation also apologized for that.
The International Hockey Federation has finally apologized for the Indian national flag controversy. Women’s Hockey World Cup is in London. There FIH organized a photo shoot with the captains of all the countries before the start of the tournament. India captain Rani Rampal posted a picture of the event on her profile. The debate started with that. Ashoka Chakra is not on the Indian flag in that picture.
Discussions started about it in India. FIH was informed by Hockey India. The news goes to the International Hockey Federation itself. On Friday, the federation also apologized for that. Their spokesperson said, “We noticed the mistake, and those who did the photo shoot were contacted immediately. They also quickly corrected that mistake. We are sorry for this whole incident.
The flag controversy was sparked by a picture posted by Rani Rampal. However, he removed it from his social media as the controversy raged. The photo shoot was done again on Friday. India is facing England in the first match today.