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Dhubri's 85-year-old lady selling pakodas to make ends meet

She has been selling pakodas for the last 20 years for her survival

Dhubri’s 85-year-old lady selling pakodas to make ends meet

Dhubri's 85-years-old lady selling pakodas

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  13 Oct 2020 4:24 AM GMT

Dhubri: The universal platform, social media is the most powerful form of reaching out to people across the world. It is the easiest, and effective way to make people aware of various things. 'Baba ka Dhaba' and 'Kanji Bade Wala' in Delhi and Agra respectively saw the power of netizens and how it helped the elderly owners who were in need of financial help.

Another story has caught the attention of the netizens. This time, it is from our very own state Assam's Dhubri. The video, which has got over two lakh views is about an 85-years old lady selling pakodas to make ends meet. She, who sits near the Santoshi Mata Temple which is close to the town's gurudwara, has been adversely affected by the pandemic.

The octagenarian has been selling pakodas for the last 20 years. She had two sons, one of them passed away while the other abandoned her.

Her video was first shared on Twitter, which gave the exact location of the stall of the elderly woman.

Several videos from different parts of the country have surfaced on the internet about people who are having a hard time surviving the pandemic. Let us not break this chain, and help the people who need our help!

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