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Video shows CRPF trooper feeding child in Srinagar

IANS  |  Srinagar 

A video of a (CRPF) trooper feeding a hungry child on a street went viral on the on Tuesday, earning widespread appreciation.

The video shows the trooper, Iqbal Singh, feeding the child in Srinagar's Old City area. He is then seen wiping the child's face and giving him a glass of water.

The video has already been viewed by thousands and has been retweeted over 200 times.

The trooper's parental gesture has been appreciated across religious, political and social divide.

The CRPF said in a series of tweets: "Humanity is the mother of all religions.

"of 49 Bn Sector CRPF feeds a paralysed Kashmiri kid in Nawakadal area of In the end, asks him 'do you need water?' Valour and compassion are two sides of the same coin."

--IANS

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First Published: Tue, May 14 2019. 14:36 IST
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