A woman police officer fetched milk from her home for a four-month-old baby travelling in a Shramik Special.(Twitter)
A woman police officer fetched milk from her home for a four-month-old baby travelling in a Shramik Special.(Twitter)

Policewoman fetches milk from her house for hungry child on Shramik train, Twitter applauds

Sushila Badaik went home by her two-wheeler, fetched a bottle of warm milk and handed it over to the woman, identified as Mehrunisha, who was returning home to Madhubani.
Ranchi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by: Srimoyee Chowdhury
PUBLISHED ON JUN 17, 2020 01:09 PM IST

A woman police officer, who fetched milk from her home for a four-month-old baby travelling in a Shramik Special train, has drawn applauds on social media.

Assistant Sub-Inspector of the Railway Protection Force, Sushila Badaik, was on duty when the Bengaluru-Gorakhpur train reached Hatia railway station.

A woman passenger informed the ASI that her baby was hungry.

Badaik went home by her two-wheeler, fetched a bottle of warm milk and handed it over to the woman, identified as Mehrunisha, who was returning home to Madhubani.

“The baby was crying, and I rushed to fetch milk,” a railway official quoted the ASI as saying about the incident that occurred on Sunday.

The tweet @Mann Ki Baat Updates also tagged a headline of the motherly gesture on Tuesday.

The Ministry of Railways also posted a video of the news clip in its twitter handle.

Here’s how netizens reacted:

Hailing the Good Samaritan, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal tweeted: ‘Proud of ASI Sushila Badaik as her action showed humanity and commitment’.

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