Emotional Mirabai Chanu Welcomed By Thousands of Fans In Her Home Town | The Quint

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Olympic silver medallist Mirabai Chanu was gIven a hero's welcome on her return to Manipur on Tuesday.

On Saturday, the diminutive lifter had opened India's account at the ongoing
Tokyo Olympics in style, winning silver in the women's 49 kg category. Chanu
lifted 202 kg (87kg+115kg) to better Karnam Malleswari's bronze in 2000
Sydney Olympics.
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  • Henry Ritchil

    Henry Ritchil

    16 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Parth Adwani

    Parth Adwani

    24 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Excellent work meera

  • Akash Thapa Defense

    Akash Thapa Defense

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    She deserves this rewards

  • NOOB Gamer

    NOOB Gamer

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Iove you mirabai chanu didi I like. You mirabai chanu didi

  • Sneh Lata

    Sneh Lata

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    God bless you bache

  • Suman Bhowmick

    Suman Bhowmick

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    You made us proud.... India is proud of you.... 🇮🇳🇮🇳🇮🇳🇮🇳🇮🇳❤️❤️❤️❤️

  • Highly Spirited

    Highly Spirited

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    So proud of her. Extreme respect.



    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Iski piche ki mehnat aur mushkil kisi ko nei dikh raha hai. Jiski kimat ye medal se kai guna jyada hai.

  • Ishika


    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    God bless you 🥺❤

  • Shubh


    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    So happy to see our national sports heroes getting the recognition and support that they highly deserve.

  • Manpreet Kaur

    Manpreet Kaur

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Wht a proud moment for whole india 🎉🎉🎉

  • Jaswinder ram Chopra

    Jaswinder ram Chopra

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Richard Richard

    Richard Richard

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • roopa dambal

    roopa dambal

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    We r proud of you Meerabai. God bless you. There were tears in my eyes when you bowed , made pranama to the chair of ASP. you r a" sanskari" girl. All d best for your future.

  • Thomas Samuel

    Thomas Samuel

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Good to see her honoured

  • Reetu Sharma

    Reetu Sharma

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    ye log aise hi medal nahi late...kai salo ki kadi mehnat hoti hai...shaayd ab tak ki...

  • Guru Andi

    Guru Andi

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    She Deserve the love and respect

  • Prem Gurung

    Prem Gurung

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Mira bai chanu rial hirou in india i love mira bai chanu i am from nepal i congrejuletion mira bai chanu

  • Rose Heart

    Rose Heart

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    SO proud of her. So inspirational

  • Bina Kumbhat

    Bina Kumbhat

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Good job meera

  • Raj Bhardwaj

    Raj Bhardwaj

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I really have tears of pride what this girl and many more did for this country they are the embodiment with less arrogance with less attitude but with more humbleness patriotism and easy going with the society and all real one .

  • sri charan p

    sri charan p

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    No country falicitate like we did

  • Wartika Nandini

    Wartika Nandini

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Fantastic 👍

  • Shani Pal

    Shani Pal

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    आप बहुत आगे जाओ यही दुआ है

  • Ajay Verma

    Ajay Verma

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Chanu....... this is the start of your..... Rising .......🌅....... Your devotion... dedication brought Medal for our country ........ thanks a lot.......❤️ from Lucknow Uttar pardesh

  • Study & Motivation

    Study & Motivation

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    She respect tradition so heart touching.
    God bless u

  • Bhu Kashyap

    Bhu Kashyap

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Maa kasam itni khushi kabhi nhi hoti huyi.

  • Rani Madiv06

    Rani Madiv06

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Super hard worker sometime get achievement

  • rebekah matrimony

    rebekah matrimony

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Mirabai chanu madam is my inspiration👍👍👍👍👍💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐👌👌👌👌👌👌👌👌👌👌👌👌👌👌👌👌👍👍👍👌👌👌👌👌👌👌

  • maknam


    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Wow great personality... amazed by her respect.

  • Harish Litoriya

    Harish Litoriya

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Government please support all athlete in their respective fields please

  • Ruby razdan

    Ruby razdan

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Nisha Yadav

    Nisha Yadav

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    We are proud of you 😊,you deserve all this

  • sidhu Moose wala

    sidhu Moose wala

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    No pain no gain

    • comrade leppi

      comrade leppi

      ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Sathish Reddy

    Sathish Reddy

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Pay the Quint ??

  • konton


    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Pooja Chahar

    Pooja Chahar

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Bashanborlang khongshei

    Bashanborlang khongshei

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    This is definitely definitely the way to honour someone who has made our country proud 🇮🇳👍
    Tbh Silver Medal in the Olympics means she's no. 2 in the world for weightlifting👍

    • comrade leppi

      comrade leppi

      ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Dipa Salokhe

    Dipa Salokhe

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Very nice...God bless you Mira mam

  • Ravi Dhyani

    Ravi Dhyani

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Bharat mata ki jai

  • Ravi Dhyani

    Ravi Dhyani

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Wow awesome

  • Mandit Banthia

    Mandit Banthia

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Still so many olympians are shattered they are taunted, Pravin Jadhav who fared in Archery this year cannot build his home cause his neighbours and Police ain't letting him. India treats its sportsperson like this reality if you are not a cricketer you will go unnoticed

  • prince bilal

    prince bilal

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Sandeep Chauhan

    Sandeep Chauhan

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    She's from Gujarat

  • Sumeet Badiger

    Sumeet Badiger

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Very encouraging and very good that we are giving the designation and post to the deserved candidates like these, this recognition is what we need to uplift our athlets

  • Poppy Baidya

    Poppy Baidya

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    So proud of her👍

  • jayashree doiphode

    jayashree doiphode

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Veedita Jain

    Veedita Jain

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    So proud of you

  • poonam kothari

    poonam kothari

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Proud parents, hardwork of an athlete is appreciated when they win medals, it was sad to know that she used to go in trucks for her academy. We cant even imagine their hardships. Many more power to them, wishing all the athletes a great success in future.

  • Bikash Lakra

    Bikash Lakra

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    government recognised you after achieving something, why not give all her facility before

  • Bikash Lakra

    Bikash Lakra

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    ସେଇ ପଇସା ତା ଆଗରୁ ସ୍ପୋର୍ଟ୍ସ infrastructure ରେ ଲଗାଇ ଥିଲେ ଆହୁରି ଭଲ ହେଇ ଥାନ୍ତା,
    ପୁରୁଣା news ଦେଖିଛି ଘୋଷଣା ହେଲେ କଣ ହେବ, ପରେ ପୁରସ୍କାର ରାଶି ଅଧା ହେଇ ଯିବ, ଆଉ କିଛି ଦିନ ପରେ FUND ରେ ପଇସା ନାହିଁ କହି ସବୁ ଭୁଲି ଯିବେ

  • abhilash kondapuram

    abhilash kondapuram

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Mirabhai chanu dhidi congratulation lot of respect telangana state people and also from janasena party.....jai hind

  • Crab Indian

    Crab Indian

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    We need more Medal Winners from North East. Super Mirabai....

  • Muthu spm

    Muthu spm

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Congratulation and god bless you 🙏👍

  • Anand V

    Anand V

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    India is proud of you Silver Girl.
    Jai Hind.

  • Dhruv Gaur

    Dhruv Gaur

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    She is the real queen.

  • Runam rani

    Runam rani

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Such me bahut hi inspiring moment hote h aise....

  • Koch Bipro Roy

    Koch Bipro Roy

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Dekhilung aro

  • Swapnali Devkar

    Swapnali Devkar

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Congratulations🎉🥳🥳 tai

  • rosly


    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Proud moment 💖💖🇮🇳💪

  • श्री किशोरी जी

    श्री किशोरी जी

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Proud of you मीराबाई chanu

  • P M

    P M

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Now that's what I call a perfect welcome. Lots of people will get inspired after seen her

  • waary19


    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    She deserved 💪🇮🇳❤

  • Vishnu


    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Such a wonderful butterfly proud of you ❤️

  • geetas86


    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    It will motivate a lot of indian girls to get into sports. Your an inspiration.

  • Kirti Kanta

    Kirti Kanta

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Hardwork paid off 🙏 Nation salute you

  • Vanisree Gopalakrishnan

    Vanisree Gopalakrishnan

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Well done 👍👍. Best wishes 👏👏. Happy for your family and friends 💓💓

  • Kishan Thakur

    Kishan Thakur

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Mujhe double triple like krne hai 😘😘 wowwwwww yrr ...i am proud of you

  • Annasaheb Patil

    Annasaheb Patil

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Quint wire tyre bogus ahe 😍🤩😂🤩😍👺👹🤡💩congratulations silver medal 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏

  • roshan kumar

    roshan kumar

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Truly motivational. The way she is getting treatment its truly motivational. Such kind of special privileges should be given to such kind of special person.

  • Ganga Srinivas

    Ganga Srinivas

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Maanoj Surve

    Maanoj Surve

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Why aid/prize is given only after win?Even if some amount is given earlier, players can utilise the same for their betterment and achieve better results and meadles.

  • Mehak Thakur

    Mehak Thakur

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Congratulations.. proud of you ❤️❤️🌹🌹🌹🙏🙏👏👏👏👏👏👏

  • Aasutosh


    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    What a feeling man 🥺 her eyes were filled with tears 🇮🇳
    Salute to Mirabai 🙏



    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    More power to her... she is the inspiration for young generation love you ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

  • Baby Dee

    Baby Dee

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Congratulations 👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐💐

  • Shubhra Shrivastava

    Shubhra Shrivastava

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    We are proud of you Mirabai💐💐💐💐💐

  • Madhavan T

    Madhavan T

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Congratulations to her. She deserve all that love and support for bringing that medal. Hope next time she can get gold. North East did not get enough attention for many decades. It is time this govt pay more attention to develop the area and develop sports infrastructure.



    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Niharika Dubey

    Niharika Dubey

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    True women empowerment, Mirabai sitting whereas all the gentlemen standing beside her!

  • Shine e p

    Shine e p

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • senthil prabu

    senthil prabu

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Super my best wishes sister🎉🎉🎉



    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    बहुत भावुक क्षण

  • Happy Learning #SK

    Happy Learning #SK

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    ,The real hero... singappen

  • RohanAk


    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    That's why Respect the Northeast Indians because We are the ones who are getting Olympic Medals for India😎.
    So next before call us Chinese,Chinki, momo remember these athletes who have made India Proud.
    Say no to racism🙏🏻

  • Ismail Amiri

    Ismail Amiri

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Imagine she won the Gold medal 🥇 😂!!

  • hemanth Kongara

    hemanth Kongara

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Fully deserved 👍👍👍

  • Sreya M S

    Sreya M S

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Ramesh H N

    Ramesh H N

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    People should not forget that there other sports like this which needs encourage ment and support , please continue this feelings always



    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Very very happy to see a woman won the medal .....we are very proud of her

  • Vivek Kumar

    Vivek Kumar

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I think you do your job absolutely India will give respect and other things like Mirabai chanu got

  • Aafreen Sayed

    Aafreen Sayed

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Look at their parents..... Allah har Maa Baap ko apne aulad ki wajah se khushiyan naseeb ata farmaye... Aameen

  • Ravi singh

    Ravi singh

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Itna phle krlo to aur 🏅 aye pr ni jeetne k baad enko credit lena hai haramkhoro ko bss

  • dhanjeet baishya

    dhanjeet baishya

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    She deserves

  • kC Rajianliu Gangmei

    kC Rajianliu Gangmei

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    For me Mary kom has won many Medal but I don't see him welcome like Mirabai

  • Victor Chakraborty

    Victor Chakraborty

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    So proud

  • Pradeep Singh

    Pradeep Singh

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    If this support was given to her before Olympics, she might have returned with GOLD.

  • Surya J

    Surya J

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Salute to u madam jii 🏆💝🌹🌹🌹🌹 congratulations jai shree ram jai hind jai Karnataka

  • raj Singh

    raj Singh

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    A jo medal ka beej boya ja rha india me jald hi wo din aayega jab sabse jyada medal india me hi aayega baki desh medal ke liye taras jayenge

  • Ritika


    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ