dharitri epaper 16/09/2016

Dana Majhi of Melghar in Kalahandi, in the news recently for walking ten 10 km carrying wife’s body on his shoulder, on Thursday collected a checque of Rs 8.87 lakh from officials of the embassy of Bahrain, in Delhi on Thursday.

It was a gift from the Prime Minister of Bahrain Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa. The Prince, from one of the world’s richest royal families, like the rest of the world had been moved by the sight of Majhi, a tribal man, trying to carry his dead wife back home after she died at the district hospital in Bhawanipatna.

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