The “Baba ka Dhaba” story which witnessed a number of plot twists and captured the eye of individuals because it surfaced final 12 months has lastly acquired a cheerful ending. The meals blogger answerable for making “Baba Ka Dhaba” an in a single day hit has shared a cheerful image with the aged couple who run the meals kiosk and who had in previous accused him of swindling cash meant for them.
“All is well that ends well,” tweeted Gaurav Wasan – whose video spotlighting the wrestle of the aged couple had led to donations and large footfall on the humble eatery – alongside the photograph.
— Gaurav Wasan (@gauravwasan08) June 14, 2021
This comes after an apology by Kanta Prasad – the proprietor of the dhaba. In a video shared by one other meals blogger, Mr Prasad, with folded fingers, might be heard saying, “Gaurav Wasan was not a thief. We never called him a thief”.
Hundreds of individuals queued up exterior the eatery in south Delhi after the video, wherein ”Baba Ka Dhaba” proprietor tearfully talked concerning the lack of enterprise because of the pandemic, went viral. The proprietor additionally obtained beneficiant donations from throughout the nation.
The humanitarian gesture by the blogger, nonetheless, was a large controversy after Mr Prasad accused him of economic misappropriation. The social media influencer denied the fees and defended himself together with his financial institution statements.
“The person who forgives is a bigger person than who makes a mistake – That’s what my parents have taught me,” mentioned Mr Wasan in his newest tweet in Hindi.
The 80-year-old had began his personal restaurant in the identical locality of Malviya Nagar the place he ran his store for 30 years after his rise from rags to riches. He, nonetheless, is again at his meals stall now after his new enterprise didn’t take off.
“On an investment of Rs 1 lakh, we only earned Rs 35,000, that is why we shut it. I am happy running my old eatery as the customer footfall is good here,” he was quoted as saying by information company ANI.
He additionally mentioned that he’ll now run his dhaba until the day he dies.