When she saw a group of daily wage laborers moving from door-to-door seeking rice and potatoes, police constable Mahinoor took the decision to break her savings and feed the poor. Mahinoors father Masud Choudhury, 68, has suffered cardiac arrest twice and is under treatment in Burdwan. She had saved Rs. 2 lakh (~$2,600) and planned to take him to Bangalore for better treatment. The plight of the poor in these difficult times made her withdraw her savings and she has been regularly providing food rations to the daily laourers who are struggling with hunger without a job. I will continue to support them till they are back in the job, says Mahinoor.

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