The 91-year-old, Dr. Bhakti Yadav has been awarded the Padma Shri.
— All India Radio News (@airnewsalerts) January 25, 2017
Her claim to fame is not the award, but her selfless acts. Right from the beginning, Bhakti is known for earning an MBBS degree and becoming the first female in Indore to so.
Furthermore, she’s been treating all her patients for free since 1948!
Here are some of tweets !!
— Frank Noronha (@DG_PIB) January 25, 2017
Hattsoff to Dainik bhaskar reporter Gourav sharma and social media volunteer who introduced us to Dr Bhakti yadav, today awarded Padmshree pic.twitter.com/A3FlsyGSvO
— Dr. Anand Rai (@anandrai177) January 25, 2017
— Fun With Hashtags (@FunWithHashtag) January 25, 2017
A gynecologist, Bhakti has treated so many patients ever since she became a doctor but she has never expected a penny in return.
She goes out of her way to help her patients get the best treatment and makes sure that they feel loved in the process.