Internet is a mind-blowing space! At one moment, people would be divided about what toppings should be on a pizza, and in another, we all would be united to help a cause. The power of the internet is awe-inspiring. We have found one such story that will humble and inspire you at the same time! A food blogger decided to share the story of a Delhi-based vendor and the now viral video has managed to unite millions of Indians on the internet. That's not all; the story has reached Mumbai and has even gained the support of the renowned Bollywood celebrity, Parineeti Chopra! Wondering what the video is about? Take a look:
In the video, we see an 85-year-old man selling chikki and gajak on foot, with just a basket on his head. The old man is shivering while selling the winter snacks, showing his frail and weak condition. But despite his health, he still sells his product through the cold winter. The man spends his days roaming around Nehru Place, Delhi, in an attempt to sell the chikki and gajak only at INR 10. The video is shared by Instagram food blogger @thefoodiehat. He wanted to spread the story of the old man so that people could help him by buying the snacks he's selling. In his attempt to do so, the video achieved 4.3 million views and 533 thousand likes!
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Here is what people commented on the video:
"Yrrr badi shop pr jane se acha h ki inse bhi kuch khrid lena chye taki Inka bhi ghar chl ske" ( It is better to buy from them, rather than buying from a big shop)
"Hats off please help such kind of people"
"God bless him"
"God give him all the peace of his life"
"So heart touching"
People all over the internet are united together and encouraging others to buy from him as a sign of their support. The viral video even received the support of Parineeti Chopra as she shared the reel on her story. She writes "My friends in Delhi. He's at Nehru Place Market. Please find him and give him whatever you can!"
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