Great Grandma: 90-year-old prepares food for stranded migrants amid lockdown
New Delhi : The recent nationwide lockdown left a massive impact on the stranded migrant workers. While many were left homeless, there were many who even struggled to get food. Several people came out and contributed they could to help the people in distress.
A 90-year-old grandmother became an inspiration as a viral video on social media showed how she prepared food for the stranded migrants during lockdown.
In the video, she can be seen packing roti and sabzi in an almunium foil to distribute it among the needy ones. "My 99-year-old phuppi prepares food packets for migrant workers in Bombay," wrote Zahid F Ebrahim, a Supreme Court advocate in Pakistan while tweeting the video, which has garnered over four lakh views.
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Since being shared online, the video has prompted several reactions online, with many praising the elderly lady for her contribution. Later, Ebrahim also tweeted the response of the woman, who "humbled" by the praise showered by netizens.
"Update from Phuppi in Bombay. She is humbled by the overwhelming love expressed on Twitter and says thank you to all. But she is a little cross with me. She says 'Aray thori age young karnay ka tha an. (You should have reduced the age)," Ebrahim said.
It is like people like her, humanity is one strong belief that is keeping many alive on this planet earth.