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Mirabai Chanu Gets Rousing Welcome

Tokyo Olympic silver medallist Mirabai Chanu, gets a grand welcome at the Imphal airport today on her arrival from Japan.

Flowers, shawls and warm wishes were bestowed upon Mirabai as she entered the country.

The Chief Minister of Manipur, N Biren Singh was also present at the airport to welcome her. He later tweeted the video of her welcome saying, “Welcome home Mirabai Chanu. Everyone in the state is absolutely delighted to have you back here in Manipur. Your achievement in Tokyo 2020 is no mean feat and we are so proud of you.”

WATCH: Grand Welcome Of Mirabai Chanu At Imphal Airport:

 

There were hundreds of people who reached the airport to welcome the silver medallist. Chanu hugged her parents at the airport and got emotional as well.

 

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