The internet often captures some incredibly moving stories that touch our hearts. Remember that elderly couple from Delhi’s ‘Baba Ka Dhaba’ that went viral last year? His heart-wrenching plight attracted the attention of Internet users and garnered immense support for the octogenarian. And now, a similar story of a banana chips seller in Nashik, Maharashtra has surfaced online. The visually impaired person seems to be quite old and continues to make and sell banana chips even today. Watch full video here:
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The video was shared on Instagram Reels by food blogger @sanskarkemani, where it has garnered over 13 million views and 805k likes till date. The viral video received huge support and was widely circulated on social media.
In the short clip, we can see the old Banana Chips vendor located on Makhmalabad Road, Nashik. He is frying the bananas in a deep pan in hot oil and is sprinkling salt on top. The caption of the video reveals that the heat and steam emanating from the pot lost his eyesight. However, he continues to sell banana chips to earn a living. In the caption of the video, the blogger wrote, “If you know anyone in Nashik ask them to buy banana chips from this old man. Together we can help him regain his eyesight.”
Instagram users reacted to the video of a banana chips seller. Many users praised her hard work and dedication towards the art of cooking banana chips. One user wrote, “God bless him and give him all the strength,” wrote one user, “Can feel his love for cooking!”
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