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Inspirational Story Of An Honest Sweeper From Pune ….

Two days after the demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1000, a rag picker in Pune came across a bag full of Rs 1000 notes on Thursday. Shantabai Ovhal, a Pune conservancy worker came across a plastic bag when she was sweeping Kanchan Galli of college road. She picked it up and found 52 currency notes of the demonetised Rs …

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Meet Dattu His Inspiring Journey From An Onion Farmer To The Waters Of Rio Olympics

If it weren’t so heartbreaking, this would be a funny story. Imagine this, if you will – there is this young 21-year-old onion farmer in a tiny village called Talegaon Rohi. The village is in one of the most drought-stricken areas of Maharashtra, the kind of place where farmer suicides are as routine as 45 deg C temperatures and accepted …

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Inspirational Story Of Somnath From Chaiwala To Brand Ambassador Of Maharashtra For Education

Somnath Giram, a  28-year-old tea seller from Pune, has been appointed as Maharashtra’s brand Ambassador for Education. Somnath, who is a son son of a farmer couldn’t gather enough funds for his to pursue his BCom and thus, in 2008, he left his hometown of Solapur and came to Pune. There he opened a small tea stall in Sadashiv Peth. …

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Tina Malkani Gholap helped 5 unwanted puppies adopted by Lovely Homes

In July this year, my husband and I found ourselves facing a very serious situation with regards to the presence of five puppies in our residential society. Having helped in the adoption of over 30 puppies born within the society premises up till now, we had unfortunately reached a sudden stage where society dwellers were ready to pay off professional …

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Tarun Gidwani Held One Placard You are Perfect from Pune to Estonia

From being given food by students who saw him standing hungry and tired at a street corner, to being threatened with a beating if he was ever seen again, Tarun Gidwani has seen people at their best and worst. His message to all, however, is: “You’re perfect.” Sometimes, you don’t need a lot of resources and grand plans to spread goodness …

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