Manipur's Laishram Sarita Devi has been elected unopposed as a member of the first-ever international boxing body (AIBA) athletes' commission. She is among the six boxers from 5 continents.
The election of the Athletes Commission members was organized during AIBA Men and Women World Boxing Championships 2019 in Russia.
Boxers from all over the world voted for new members - one per continent, except Europe which has two representatives.
Laishram Sarita Devi turned professional in boxing in the year 2000. She is DSP in Manipur Police.