Salim's auto enlightens his village
Chentrappinni: Are you unfamiliar with the existing laws and regulations? Well, if you are, then get into Salim’s auto. He would provide you legal awareness on various issues, absolutely free.
Abdul Salim is an auto driver at Chentrappinni high school road and often engages in various social issues. In fact, the list of social issues solved by Salim includes transport, electricity, potable water, street light and corruption.
He even staged a hunger strike when the concerned authorities ignored the public matters. What makes him unique is that even after living as an auto driver for 30 years, there is not a single petty case registered against him.
Saleem also won the state-level award for best role model driver. Salim has pasted newspaper cuttings and pamphlets containing the government’s main guidelines and legal provisions on his auto, to create legal awareness to the passengers. Salim even provides free ride to those persons who are physically ill. He resides at Chentrappinni east with wife: Shamla and children Sahila and Shanavas.