The enthralling story of a girl, Chungneijang, born into abject poverty in rural eastern India. She spent many days standing outside her classroom because her parents couldn’t pay the school fee in time. She pursued boxing secretly because no one supported her. Mary Kom became an Olympic boxer with her amazing determination. Her inspiring story is enriched with illustrations that provide cultural reference, nuggets, map and timeline. Namaste,Mary Kom! enthuses readers across ages, geographies and cultures. Inspires global citizenship and a growth mindset.