Manipur to give Rs 50 lakh to Mary Kom

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Indian women boxer M.C. Mary Kom
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The Manipur Government will award Rs 50 lakh to boxer Mary Kom who won a bronze medal at the London Olympics.

The decision to give Rs 50 lakh and two acres of land to Kom was taken at a Cabinet meeting presided over by Chief Minister O. Ibobi Singh, an official spokesman said.

Kom would also be promoted to the rank of Additional Superintendent of Police in the State Police Department after her arrival here in the next few days.

(This article was published on August 10, 2012)
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Dear Sister Mary Kom,

I give royal salute for your performance in Olympic 2012 giving us
pride and happy on the happy independence i wish you happy
independence and my blessing honestly from my core.

Proud to being an Indian.

Thank you Very much for giving us wonderful happiness in your hurdles
in your live. I pray for your life to live happy and sleek going in


from:  Suresh Poomalai
Posted on: Aug 15, 2012 at 13:57 IST
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