All-round superwoman, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has not stopped coming to people’s rescue despite being ill and in the hospital for more than 25 days now.
This time, she has helped an Indian man in Dubai who walked 1,000 kilometres for over two years just to attend court proceedings for being able to fly back home to Tamil Nadu.
Jagannathan Selvaraj, could not afford to pay for the bus trips due to which he had walk 22kms one way from Sonapur to attend the labour court proceedings at the Dubai Courts.
Speaking to local media Selvaraj said that he had to wake up at 4 am in the morning and walk for 2 hours to reach the court because he could not afford to take a taxi or bus. He further added that he had to carry on with it despite the unforgiving heat and sandstorms.
Sushma Swaraj being the amazing woman that she is, took cognisance of the situation and announced that Selvaraj has been brought back home and sent to his village.
We have brought him back to India and sent him to his village. He went up and down to the court 20 times over a year. That made it 1000 Kms. https://t.co/UGxjGE1Uhf
— Sushma Swaraj (@SushmaSwaraj) December 6, 2016
This comes just a day after Sushma Swaraj helped a PhD scholar working at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences. The girl tweeted to Sushma Swaraj seeking her help tp obtain her Visa.
What did Sushma Swaraj do? She asked her to come see her because she was at AIIMS too.
Geeta – You have been issued Visa for Australia. https://t.co/kB3biWWCNu
— Sushma Swaraj (@SushmaSwaraj) December 5, 2016
Sushma Swaraj is undergoing dialysis treatment at the AIIMS for Kidney failure. She took to Twitter to inform that she was undergoing tests for a Kidney transplant.