International football player Ngangom Bala Devi was honoured by the Manipur government by appointing here as inspector, Manipur Police on January 20.
Chief minister N Biren Singh attended the pinning ceremony held at the CM Secretariat in Imphal.
Bala Devi is a decorated football star and is the first Indian to join a European club.
International football player Ngangom Bala Devi was honored by appointing to the post of Manipur Police Inspector while goalkeeper of the Indian football team Elangbam Panthoi Chanu was felicitated.
We have been honoring the athletes for bringing glory to the nation & the state. pic.twitter.com/lF4V4kPKal
— N.Biren Singh (@NBirenSingh) January 20, 2023
On 6 December 2020, she became the first Indian to score in a professional football league in Europe.
CM Biren Singh also felicitated Elangbam Panthoi Chanu who was declared the best football player.