Dana majhi, a tribal Farmer from Kalahandi once again appears in the newspaper with holding a cheque of Rs 8.9 lakh by Bahrain Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa.
Majhi, 45 express his feelings after getting the cheque and said that : “I am feeling very happy. I will keep this money in the bank for the education of my three daughters. I hope they get good education and jobs,” said Majhi, after catching an Air India flight to Bhubaneswar in the evening.
A tribal, Dana Manjhi, forced carry his wife’s body on his shoulders for nearly 10 km as hospital authorities declined to provide him an ambulance or a hearse as he could not afford to pay for it.to
His wife had died of tuberculosis at district headquarters hospital at Bhawanipatna.