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Good Sports: INSPIRING ACT OF KINDNESS

Compiled/partly written by Melvin Durai Email Compiled/partly written by Melvin Durai
November 2019
Good Sports: INSPIRING ACT OF KINDNESS

Shopping for food outside Kandivali Station West, Mumbai resident Deepali Bhatia came across a food stall operated by Ashwini Shenoy Shah and her husband. The Gujarati couple appeared to come from a well-to-do family, so Bhatia asked them why they were running a food stall. They told her that they sell food to help their 55-year-old maid, whose husband is paralyzed.

Both MBA graduates, they spend their mornings (from 4 to 9:30 a.m.) selling upma, parathas, idlis and other items their maid has cooked, then head off to their regular jobs.

Bhatia, who shared the story in a Facebook post that went viral, called it β€œone of my most inspiring acts of kindness.”


Compiled and partly written by Indian humorist MELVIN DURAI, author of the novel Bala Takes the Plunge.
[Comments? Contributions? Please email us at melvin@melvindurai.com. We welcome jokes, quotes, online clips, and more.]



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