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Elated with the birth of a granddaughter, a farmer in Pune district hired a helicopter to bring her home on Tuesday.

Published: April 27, 2022 1:23 PM IST

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Pune Man Hires Helicopter to Bring Home New-Born Granddaughter
Pune Man Hires Helicopter to Bring Home New-Born Granddaughter

Pune: Overjoyed with the birth of a girl child, a family in Maharashtra’s Pune gave the baby a grand welcome by bringing her home in a helicopter. Ajit Pandurang Balwadkar, a resident of Balewadi area on the outskirts of Pune, told reporters that he wanted to accord a grand welcome to Krushika, the newest member of the family. So when it was time to bring the baby and her mother home from the maternal grandparents’ house in nearby Shewal Wadi, he booked a chopper, he said.

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News agency ANI shared photos of the happy occasion which show the whole family gathered together to welcome its newest member. A helicopter can also be seen in the background. That was not it! Firecrackers were also burst to welcome the baby girl.

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The pictures have gone viral, and netizens loved the beautiful gesture. Twitterati appreciated the family for celebrating the birth of a girl child in such an amazing manner. One user wrote, ”Not one to appreciate pomp but this for the girl child I LOVE. Congratulations.” Another commented, ”This is what we call, “Happiness” in doing such act, where money has no value. Human values are important above all.’

In a similar incident, a family hailing from Shelgaon of Pune recently arranged a grand homecoming for the newborn girl child. The child, named Rajlaxmi, was born on January 22 at her mother’s place in Bhosari and a helicopter was hired to get the infant to her home in Shelgaon in Khed, said the proud father Vishal Zarekar , an advocate by profession. The family reportedly spent Rs 1 lakh for the chopper.

“A girl child has been born in our household after a long time and the joy is immense. So, my wife and I brought Rajlaxmi home in a helicopter on April 2. We went to Jejuri to seek blessings, but as we had no permission to land, we prayed from the sky,” Zarekar told ANI.

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Published Date: April 27, 2022 1:23 PM IST