Suresh Gopi hands over Pathanapuram girl's gift to PM
Actor-turned-MP Suresh Gopi handed over a special gift to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on behalf of a girl in Pathanapuram. The girl named Jayalakshmi had given a guava sapling to Suresh Gopi when he visited Gandhi Bhavan at Pathanapuram. Accepting her request, Suresh Gopi promised that he will definitely gift the guava sapling to the Prime Minister.
Keeping up his promise, Suresh Gopi gifted the sapling to the PM on Wednesday. On Thursday, he took to his Facebook page and shared a pic featuring him gifting the sapling to the PM.
He also wrote down a few lines about the story behind the guava sapling and the PM's response.
PM Modi has wholeheartedly accepted the gift from the girl and promised Suresh Gopi that he will plant it on the compound of his official residence.
"Nurtured by a thoughtful young girl in a courtyard of Pathanapuram, all set to bloom in the residence of the Indian Prime Minister. Handed over the guava sapling presented by Jayalakshmi (on my visit to Gandhi Bhavan) to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi ji yesterday as promised. The PM accepted it wholeheartedly and assured to have it planted in his official residence," wrote Suresh Gopi.
Suresh Gopi added that the incident gives a message on pure democracy.