Defending champions India were disqualified from the women’s 4x400m relay finals in the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the Hampden Park here Saturday.
The women’s team comprised Debashree Majumdar, Tintu Luka, Ashwini Akkunji and Poovamma Machettira. The reasons behind their disqualifications were not known immediately. The girls had clocked three minutes and 33.67 seconds to qualify for the finals.
Ashwini was also a part of the team that had won the gold four years ago in Delhi.