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Retired SBI clerk donates 1 crore to welfare of Indian soldiers' families

By Chennabasaveshwar

A story of a retired bank employee from Bhavnagar, Gujarat, is doing rounds in social media for his noble work.

Mr Janardan Bhatt, who retired SBI as a clerk, has donated Rs one crore to Indian Army for the welfare of our soldiers' families. The Bhatt couple don't have children. Hence they decided to lifetime savings to the welfare of soldiers' families.

Indian army's mechanised columns during the full dress rehearsal for the Republic Day parade, at Rajpath in New Delhi

Mr Bhatt said, "I don't have children but the soldiers who are fighting on our border are also my children and it's my responsibility to do something for them and their families."

According to reports, the elderly man has a record of being a Good Samaritan of sorts, as all his life he tried to help everyone. Even as a union leader he solved many problems of his co-workers.

(With agency inputs)

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