Manipuri weightlifters aim for Asian Games gold
Imphal: Saikhom Mirabai Chanu, who bagged the first gold medal for India at the Commonwealth Games (CWG) and Khumukcham Sanjita, the other Manipuri weightlifter who also won a gold, announced on Thursday that they are aiming for gold medals at the forthcoming Asian Games also.
They both added that they will work for other gold medals in the 2020 Olympic games.
"We would have loved to spend several days with our parents, friends and well
wishers. But our coaches told us to come back soon. We are leaving Imphal on Sunday," Mirabai said. Agencies