Yes, the ‘dope test should be conducted on sports persons participating in prestigious athletic meet.
This is done to find out whether any participant had taken any kind of performance enhancing drugs.
The use of drugs in sports should be banned as:
(i) they increase muscle strength.
(ii) promote aggressiveness.
(iii) increase athletic performance.
Because of above reasons, use of such drugs, e.g. steroids, analgesics, diuretics should be banned for _ participants as it would be unfair on the part of other participants (not consuming such drugs).