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Mirabai Chanu returns to India

In recognition of her feat, Manipur CM N. Biren Singh has offered the 26-year-old a job of additional superintendent of police and a cash award of Rs 1 crore
Mirabai Chanu at the Delhi airport on Monday.

Our Bureau   |   New Delhi   |   Published 27.07.21, 03:27 AM

Mirabai Chanu at the Delhi airport on her return to India on Monday.

The weightlifter, who won a silver medal at the ongoing Tokyo Olympics, tweeted: “Happy to be back here in amidst so much love and support. Thank You so much.”

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In recognition of her feat, Manipur chief minister N. Biren Singh has offered the 26-year-old a job of additional superintendent of police and a cash award of Rs 1 crore.

Chanu lifted a total of 202kg (87kg+115kg) in the 49kg category on Saturday to win the medal.



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