Imphal: Mantripukhri battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of IGAR (South) organised a felicitation ceremony to congratulate the parents of Indian Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu for winning the Gold Medal for India at Village Nongpog Kakching in Imphal East district Manipur on Sunday.
The Indian Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu won the first Gold Medal for India at Birmingham Commonwealth Games 2022.
Mirabai Chanu lifted a total of 201 kilogram to win the yellow metal in women’s 49 kilogram weightlifting event. Mirabai Chanu had won the Gold Medal in 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast in Australia. Parents of Mirabai Chanu and Villagers of Nongpok Kakching appreciated the effort of the Assam Rifles.