New Delhi: While weddings are all about receiving gifts and blessings, a couple claimed to be from Uttar Pradesh has rather went a step ahead by the 'act of giving'. The couple on their wedding day volunteered to donate blood and save a life.
The noble initiative has been widely appreciated by the people after the picture of the couple has been shared by Uttar Pradesh Policeman Ashish Mishra, whose 'Police Mitra' initiative to connect blood donors with the needy has made it possible.
Uttar Pradesh Police cop Ashish Mishra while sharing the picture on Twitter praised the couple, while netizens are lauding their act of humanity.
In the picture, the couple is dressed in their wedding attire. The groom is donating the blood while the bride is standing next to him. The police officer in his tweet wrote, "My India is great. A girl was in need of blood but no one was coming forward to donate blood, because she was someone else's child. If she was their own child, they might have done it. The couple on their wedding day saved the girl's life by donating blood. Jai Hind."
The tweet of the cop has gone viral over the internet and they have been lauded for the noble deed.
One of the users wrote "humanity is still alive", another commented, "these people are inspiration for others." Another user wrote, "Great work. Another individual commented, "A best way to make your big day a memorable one. Kudos to the couple." Another user commented, "Great example. Wish the couple all the best for a very happy married life." Another person wrote, "Big Salute God Bless The newlyWed Couple." Another individual wrote, "Wish the couple all the best for a very happy married life."
Uttar Pradesh Police Cop Ashish Mishra started the Police Mitra campaign in 2017. The policeman saves lives of patients by connecting them to blood donors. The cop in Twitter bio has written founder of UPPoliceMitra. He encourages youth to donate blood and save the lives of people.
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