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Telangana Minister KTR On Viral Video Of 12-Year-Old Newspaper Boy

KT Rama Rao shared a video of a boy delivering newspapers in the town of Jagtial.

A video of a 12-year-old boy from Jagtial town in Telangana has caught the consideration of state minister KT Rama Rao (KTR). In the viral clip, the boy is seen delivering newspapers even though riding a bicycle. When a passerby asked him why he was working, the boy stated that he was working as effectively as studying. Sharing the clip, KTR wrote, “Loved this video from Jagtial Town. This young lad a Govt school student called Sri Prakash; loved his confidence, composure and clarity of thought and expression.” 

When asked why he was delivering newspapers, Sri Prakash replied in Telugu, “Why should not I?” He was then questioned about his research and Sri Prakash was rapid to respond. “Along with my studies, I am working as well. If I do this now, it will only help me in the future,” he stated. He is a student of Class 6.

After KTR shared the video, it has gone viral. The post has garnered more than 200,000 views so far.

Following the video, Sai Prakash told regional media outlets that he has been a newspaper delivery boy given that he was in third grade and that his brother worked as a newspaper delivery boy just before him. He added that former President APJ Abdul Kalam, who also worked as a paperboy as a youngster, was his inspiration.  

Responding to the minister’s tweets, a number of customers praised the boy. One user stated, “We should teach our next generation the same – dignity of labour.”

“He has a great future. God bless him,” stated a further user.

“This boy has shown great maturity,” one user wrote.

Some other folks also pointed out that it could nevertheless be regarded youngster labour.  “This is not a right age for a child to work and earn even if he is willing,” suggesting a scholarship.

“Though the video is inspiring and lovable, at the end of the day it is child labour,” study a comment.

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