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A policeman offering snacks to a homeless girl in Dimapur, Nagaland on Wednesday
A policeman offering snacks to a homeless girl in Dimapur, Nagaland on Wednesday|EastMojo image
NAGALAND

Nagaland cops celebrate New Year with homeless people, win hearts

Amid chilly weather conditions, personnel from busy Dimapur East police station distribute hot tea and snacks among beggars, spread joy during festive season

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Dimapur: A random act of kindness by the men in khaki in Dimapur town of Nagaland is winning hearts of the people.

On New Year's Day, personnel from the Dimapur East police station came out to distribute hot tea and snacks among the beggars in a bid to truly "serve the people" of the town and spread joy during the festive season. Their noble and humanitarian effort has been hailed by the people of the state and the region.

A homeless person saluting the police personnel for their act of kindness in Dimapur, Nagaland
A homeless person saluting the police personnel for their act of kindness in Dimapur, Nagaland
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A policeman offering snacks to a homeless person in Dimapur, Nagaland
A policeman offering snacks to a homeless person in Dimapur, Nagaland
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East Police Station is considered the busiest police station in Nagaland.

Speaking with EastMojo, East police station officer-in-charge RK Patton said that the act was pulled off on humanitarian grounds and serve the downtrodden people living in the town. “We distributed tea and snacks among homeless people and street beggars in and around Dimapur on New Year's Day on humanitarian grounds,” he said.

Policemen offering tea and snacks to the homeless people in Dimapur, Nagaland
Policemen offering tea and snacks to the homeless people in Dimapur, Nagaland
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Another beggar being offered a hot cup of tea by a policeman in Dimapur, Nagaland
Another beggar being offered a hot cup of tea by a policeman in Dimapur, Nagaland
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The OC also said that it was their duty to serve the people of the town and that they were simply doing that and spreading joy on the occasion.

The town has been witnessing chilly weather conditions for the past few days. The homeless people and the street beggars have been the worst hit.

Street children posing with policemen after they were offered snacks in Dimapur, Nagaland
Street children posing with policemen after they were offered snacks in Dimapur, Nagaland
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People started talking about their noble act after pictures were posted by Dimapur police on their Facebook page.

Dimapur policemen distributing snacks among the homeless people
Dimapur policemen distributing snacks among the homeless people
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