Offbeat: Medical shop signboard in Ludhiana has gone viral for all the right reasons!

Updated: May 24, 2020, 10:02 IST | mid-day online correspondent | Mumbai

Online users cannot stop praising the owner of the shop after the picture of the signboard was posted on Twitter

Picture/Dr Aman Kashyap-Twitter
Picture/Dr Aman Kashyap-Twitter

A signboard of a medical store posted on Twitter that has won lots of praises on the micro-blogging platform. The signboard, spotted in Ludhiana proudly proclaimed that their business is in association with 'Gupta and Daughters', which is a shift from the common practice of having businesses in the name of sons.

A picture of the signboard was posted on Twitter by Dr Aman Kashyap,  who lauded the owner of the shop for defying gender stereotypes. He tweeted "Unlike all the shops opened in the name of Sons, a medicine shop in association with "Gupta & Daughters" spotted in Ludhiana." Dr Kashyap went on to quote Mahatma Gandhi and said, "Be the change you want to see in this world."

The picture, posted on the micro-blogging platform on Friday became viral and managed to garner more than 6,100 likes and was retweeted over 1,100 times. Users commenting on the picture lauded the owner of the shop for honouring his daughters in the signboard and taking the right step for women empowerment.

What do you think of the post?

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