Mumbai: Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra, who is working in the biopic of Olympic medalist Mary Kom, paid a visit to latter’s native place Imphal in Manipur to get some insights into her life.

She posted pictures on Twitter about her arrival. "Too happy to be hosted by Mary Kom and her husband Onler in beautiful Manipur... Checked out all her... Champions are made from tuff stuff!! Learning from the champ herself!," Chopra wrote.

(left) Priyanka Chopra on her arrival at Imphal airport. (right) Priyanka Chopra with Mary Kom at boxing champ’s home

As part of her preparations for the film, PC visited Kom’s home and interacted with the Olympic medalist’s family members, as well as travelled to places in Imphal where Kom grew up.

She tweeted, "Road tripppp! Interiors of Manipur are so full of character... With Mary Kom as my travel guide... Anything (sic)," she added.

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