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Yuvraj Singh shares video of swan ‘cleaning’ plastic waste. Old video goes viral again

Though old, the video is going viral again after Yuvraj Singh posted it.

it-s-viral Updated: Oct 13, 2019 18:18 IST
Trisha Sengupta
Trisha Sengupta
Hindustan Times, New Delhi
The video has created quit a stir among people.
The video has created quit a stir among people. (Twitter/yuvraj singh)
         

Yuvraj Singh, former Indian all-rounder, recently took to Twitter to post a video that has now left many sad and worried. Though old, the video is going viral again after Singh posted it.

Using the hashtags #StopOceanPlasticPollution and #ClimateChangeIsReal, Yuvraj Singh shared the video of a swan ”cleaning” tattered bits of plastics with its bill. “Heartbreaking to see them suffer this way. Plastic is choking our planet, we need to find ways to eliminate it,” he wrote. “Let’s learn from these innocent birds and be a part of the solution not part of the pollution,” Singh added.

Since being shared, the video has gathered about 23,000 views. It has also collected over 4,500 likes and close to 900 retweets.

The video previously piqued netizen’s interest when it was shared by a Twitter user and sparked all sorts of reactions. Expectedly, the post shared by Yuvraj Singh also attracted various comments.

Previously, a video of a monkey closing a tap after drinking water went viral and amused tweeple.

What do you think of the video?

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