Vadakara: A warming picture of a home guard holding a baby while the mother goes to cast vote during the Lok sabha polls on Tuesday, is winning hearts on social media. The incident took place at the 115 number booth at Valliad UP School in Vadakara constituency.
A Valliad native woman had come to cast vote carrying her infant. Home guard on duty Radhakrishnan noted that she was unaccompanied and offered to hold he baby while she voted.
An employee at the collectorate captured this picture and shared on WhatsApp which later was shared by thousands on social media platforms.
Chengottukavu native Radhakrishnan is the Home Guard at Vadakara traffic station.
Even though his picture has gone viral, he doesn’t believe he has done a great job.
“When I saw her difficulty as no one was with her, I just offered to hold the baby..,” said this humble human being to Mathrubhumi.