The amount was handed over to MWA general secretary Sunil Elangbam and working president Lokendro Singh by Mirabai's mother Saikhom Tombi Leima
Saikhom Mirabai Chanu, who won a silver in weightlifting at the Tokyo Olympics, gave credit to her family members for making the nation proud of her achievements
'It is a dream for a sportsperson to participate in the Olympics games and to get a medal'.
The World Champion weightlifter Mirabai Chanu will have the first feel of the mega competition on Saturday at 6.30 am (IST)
"I want the International Weightlifting Federation to compensate for the damage done to my career," Commonweath gold medalist Sanjita Chanu said.