Economy 2 Indian athletes barred for breaching "no needles" policy Updated : April 13, 2018 08:30 AM IST Triple jumper Rakesh Babu and race walker Irfan Kolothum Thodi had been banned. It's the second time India has been investigated for breaching the Commonwealth Games "no-needles' policy. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.