Dr. Sindhutai Sapkal, the mother of orphans, died in Pune

Dr. Sindhutai Sapkal, the mother of orphans, died in Pune

Sindhutai Sapkal: Known as the ‘Mother of Orphans’, Sindhutai Sapkal’s life journey ended at the age of 75. A review of their golden journey

Sindhutai Sapkal, who had received the Padma Shri last year, was 75. She had been admitted to the Galaxy Care Hospital here.

Dr. Sindhutai Sapkal, the mother of orphans, died in Pune

Pune: Renowned social worker Sindhutai Sapkal, known as `orphan children’s mother’, died following a heart attack at a private hospital here, doctors said.

Sapkal, who had received the Padma Shri last year, was 75. She had been admitted to the Galaxy Care Hospital here.

“She had undergone a hernia surgery one and a half months ago and recovery was very slow. Today she died of a heart attack around 8 pm,” said Dr. Shailesh Puntambekar, Medical Director of the hospital.

Sapkal, who grew up in poverty and had to suffer immense hardships as a child, went on to set up institutes for orphan children. She adopted and took care of more than one thousand orphan kids in 40 years. 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed grief over Sindhutai’s demise and said she will be remembered for her noble service to society. “Dr. Sindhutai Sapkal will be remembered for her noble service to society. Due to her efforts, many children could lead a better quality of life. She also did a lot of work among marginalized communities. Pained by her demise. Condolences to her family and admirers. Om Shanti,” he tweeted.

President Ram Nath Kovind has expressed grief over Sindhutai’s demise and said She loved & served orphaned, tribals, and marginalized people. “The life of Dr. Sindhutai Sapkal was an inspiring saga of courage, dedication, and service. She loved & served orphaned, tribals, and marginalized people. Conferred with Padma Shri in 2021, she scripted her own story with incredible grit. Condolences to her family and followers, ” he tweeted.

Select Health News HomeClick Here

Leave a Comment

Black Coffee Health Benefits 10 healthy snacks for fitness enthusiasts 10 Exercises to Increase Height Effectively and Quickly Dr. Sindhutai Sapkal, the mother of orphans, died in Pune Interesting Facts About Your Eyes
Black Coffee Health Benefits 10 healthy snacks for fitness enthusiasts 10 Exercises to Increase Height Effectively and Quickly Dr. Sindhutai Sapkal, the mother of orphans, died in Pune Interesting Facts About Your Eyes