Sonika Kaliraman a well known Indian wrestler and award winning player has moved to Delhi High Court over selection in Commonwealth Games which are scheduled from 3rd October to 14th October 2010. Sonika Kaliraman is daughter of world famous wrestler Chandagi Ram.
Sonika Kaliraman is an indian wrestler. She was the member of Doha Asian Game’s indian squad. Sonika Kaliraman, daughter of wrestler Master Chandgi Ram. She has been featured in reality show – Khatron Ke khiladi with bollywood star Akshay Kumar. Sonika is currently represented India in the Asian games making the country very proud. She also participation in adventure reality show, Fear Factor.
Sonika Kaliraman has alleged the Wrestling Federation of India for unfair selection. Delhi high court has issued notices to the central government, the Indian Olympic Association and the Wrestling Federation of India asking them to file their replies by Monday.
According to the petition filed by the Sonika Kaliraman ” “The petitioner has been completely avoided to prove her full ability without any fault of hers. The petitioner is a fit person and deserves a selection trial or a chance to participate in the Commonwealth Games,”.
She was training to take part in Beijing Olympics in 2008 but due to some problems with the coach, she wasn’t put forward for it.
Sonika has also inspired other young girls in India who have begun asking how they could take up the sport.