Mary Kom: Hope other women get inspired

Published: 10 December, 2013 01:16 IST | Sundari Iyer |

During the launch of her book 'Unbreakable' by Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan in Andheri yesterday, boxer MC Mary Kom hoped that her life story inspires many women to chase their dreams.

Talking about the presence of the megastar for the launch she said, “Amitabh sir was the first person to call and congratulate me when I reached the quarter-finals at the London Olympics.

Mary Kom and Amitabh Bachchan
Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan takes part in a fun bout with MC Mary Kom at the launch of her book, ‘Unbreakable’ yesterday. Pic/Nimesh Dave

“Today, he is present for the release of the book and I could not have asked for more. “The whole world knows about the struggles I went though. I have narrated everything that I had to in the book.

All I hope now is for other women to take inspiration from the book and overcome challenges to achieve their dreams in any sphere of life.” 

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