A day after his midnight run video whips up Twitter-storm, India pitches in with sports kit
Pradeep Mehra, a 19-year-old who became an Internet sensation after a recent video showing him running 10 km from work to home went viral, feels more determined to fulfil his dream of joining the Army after receiving love and praise from people.
Mehra's inspiring story of focus and hard-work is all over the Internet after film-maker Vinod Kapri shared his video on Twitter.
"Someone made my video and it went viral. People gave so much love to the video. By this, I feel motivated. I will say thank you from my heart," Mehra told ANI.
The 19-year-old works at a McDonald's in Noida's Sector 16 and runs 10 km every night to reach home in Barola village after his shift ends.
In the famous video, Mehra revealed the reason behind his running. He wants to join the Army. After watching his video, several people across the country have offered to help the young man.
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