September 25, 2021: A 90-year-old woman from Madhya Pradesh’s Dewas district became an internet sensation after a video of her driving a car went viral online on Thursday.
Resham Bai Tanwar who resides in the Bilawali area of the district said that she learnt driving because all her family members including her daughter and daughters-in-law knew the skill.
"I really like driving. I have driven cars as well as tractors," added Tanwar.
The Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister, Shivraj Singh Chouhan has also lauded the woman for learning to drive at an old age and called her an inspiration to all.
दादी मां ने हम सभी को प्रेरणा दी है कि अपनी अभिरुचि पूरी करने में उम्र का कोई बंधन नहीं होता है।— Shivraj Singh Chouhan (@ChouhanShivraj) September 23, 2021
उम्र चाहे कितनी भी हो, जीवन जीने का जज़्बा होना चाहिए! https://t.co/6mmKN2rAR2
The CM took to Twitter and said, "Grandmother has inspired all of us that there is no age bar in fulfilling our interest."