Purvottar Ke Sitare: Manipuri Archer Bombayla Devi Who Represented India In 3 Successive Olympics

Purvottar Ke Sitare is one of our flagship programmes, in which every week we will introduce you to someone special, who has worked tirelessly for the betterment of India’s northeastern region or achieved something significant as an individual.

In the latest episode, our Editor-in-Chief Sanjeev Srivastava introduces you to Bombayla Devi, an archer from Manipur who has represented India in three successive Olympics. Devi was first introduced to the world of archery by her mother Jamini Devi, who is also an archer coach. She is practicing hard with an aim to don the Indian colours again in 2020 Olympics.

Watch her inspiring story here:

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Source - Sanjeev Srivastava / Edit Platter