Imphal, (Manipur ): People of Manipur celebrated victory of Mary Kom in a grand manner after she won her fifth Gold in Asian boxing championship.
State Governor Najma Heptulla said, “Congratulations to the 'Magnificent Mary Kom' for FIFTH Gold in Asian Boxing Championships! Your remarkable accomplishments makes the whole nation proud.”
Information and Public Relations Minister, Thongam Biswajit Singh congratulated star boxer and Member of Rajya Sabha , Chungneijang Mary Kom Hmangte, better known as Mary Kom on her winning gold at the Asian Boxing Championship by defeating Korea's Kim Hyang Mi in the summit clash on Wednesday at Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam.
The Minister said Mary Kom has made the State and the whole country proud again with another stellar performance at the world stage. He has also wished Mary Kom success in all her future endeavours.
Olympic bronze medalist Mary Kom emerged victorious in the 48-kg category clinching her fifth gold at the Asian Boxing Championship.