Glasgow 2014 XX Commonwealth Games – Manipur’s Laishram Sarita has to settle for Silver Medal after she lost to Australian boxer Shelley Watts in the Final of Women Boxing Light (57 – 60 Kg) category. But the fact that Laishram Sarita bounced back from motherhood (her son Tomthil is not only 17 months old) to win silver at such sporting event is no mean achievement. She was ‘Mother Courage’ personified.
Check updates about Manipuri players at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games: http://kanglaonline.com/2014/07/manipur-in-glasgow-2014-commonwealth-games-live-updates/
Manas Maisnam’s “On the Skew” Series: http://kanglaonline.com/category/cartoons-galleries/on-the-skew/