Local NGO lends helping hand
An elderly woman who had been living alone in a shed for the last six months near Siliguri was rescued today by local NGO Who Cares and taken to Shanta Bhawan, a charity run by missionaries, in Tindharay near Kurseong.
Jogeshwari Devi (65) had been living in a shed near a petrol pump in Methibari. Who Cares members Aruna Chhetri, Rachana Giri and Furmit Lepcha took up the responsibility of helping the destitute and admitting her to the charity home after a medical checkup. (EOIC)