Remember the differently-abled Zomato employee Ramu, who left inspired many after a video of him using a hand-powered tricycle to deliver food went viral? The food delivering company has now gifted him an electric vehicle to help him with his work.
The founder and CEO of the company Deepinder Goyal shared a video of the employee along with pictures and videos of him using the vehicle. “Our delivery partner Ramu Sahu has gracefully accepted the electric vehicle that we were keen on him having,” Goyal tweeted.
UPDATE: Our delivery partner Ramu Sahu has gracefully accepted the electric vehicle that we were keen on him having. 💯 pic.twitter.com/LrJp86tZ8h
— Deepinder Goyal (@deepigoyal) May 28, 2019
Not too long ago, the video of a delivery man had gone viral online, with many hailing him for inspiring them to work harder in life. The Zomato employee was later identified as “Ramu”, a differently-abled man who uses a hand-powered tricycle to deliver food.
— Honey Goyal (@tfortitto) May 17, 2019
The food delivery service was also lauded for giving Raju an opportunity to earn a respectful living.
— Raveena Tandon (@TandonRaveena) May 18, 2019
And we often complain of hardships in life !
This self confident man deserves a 21 gun salute for eking out his living honourably by the sweat of his brow.
A very empowering gesture from @Zomato to employ a specially abled person for service delivery @ZomatoIN #LifeLessons 😊 pic.twitter.com/TH1WaoQTZd
— RAHUL SRIVASTAV (@upcoprahul) May 18, 2019
Where there is a will, there is a way!!
Hats off to this man 🙌🙌 https://t.co/Kb10dwq7GM
— Himanshu Singh (@himanshu_1999) May 19, 2019
Called dedication. Salute you my unknown friend https://t.co/ZUQ7EkJls0
— Varun Hindustani (@dtsf_i) May 19, 2019
:) retweeting because this video made me feel how much people hit harder to achieve something 🤗😊 https://t.co/m6eApXKOG1
— Armaan Pathan (@armaancrockroax) May 19, 2019
We take many things for granted. This is a lesson that must never be forgotten. https://t.co/Zw5tQKxFxA
— Kenneth Uday Raj (@KennethUdayRaj) May 18, 2019
Motivation, Inspiration, Respect!! https://t.co/HYjM9smvEw
— amit mishra (@amit_twitted) May 18, 2019
So inspiring…absolute grit & passion for life 👏 https://t.co/NxrgeqsuZz
— Aadish (@_Aadish) May 18, 2019
— Darpan Kumar (@badassbilla) May 17, 2019
The company too retweeted the video as it went viral and called him a “superhero”.
Hey there! Thank you so much for sharing this with us. We take immense pride in our delivery partners as they are the ones who connect our users with great food — regardless of all obstacles :) pic.twitter.com/lArJIrE0nE
— Zomato Care (@zomatocare) May 17, 2019
As the video went viral, many are requesting the company and other automobile manufacturers to provide him with an electric scooter that might help him to serve better. Others also suggested crowd-funding a vehicle for the inspiring man.
Kindly help him more by providing him with battery operated special tricycle for easy commutation .. for his positive attitude to lead the life. https://t.co/4evstaEz3d
— யாரோ இவன் !!! (@yaro_evan) May 19, 2019
— HUSAIN (@SHusain28) May 18, 2019
Bhai .. pls start a crowd fund initiative so that we can get him a scooter …
— Aravind (@AravndKr) May 18, 2019
The employer should sponsor a three wheeler motor scooter…
The proud moment..
— S@ch.. !! | 🌍ॐ शांति 🙏Love INDIA or Leave INDIA (@Sach4You) May 19, 2019
— ATUL VIVEK DWIVEDI (@atulvivek) May 18, 2019