Meet Jyoti Kumari, Bihar Girl Who Cycled More Than 1200 Kms To Reach Home During Lockdown

By Tanya Malik26 May 2020, 17:03 IST

15-year-old Jyoti Kumari cycled all the way from Gurugram to Bihar carrying her injured father. She covered a distance of 1200 km to reach her home amidst the nationwide lockdown. The young girl is being praised for her determination. US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump too applauded her. She took to her Twitter and wrote, "15 yr old Jyoti Kumari, carried her wounded father to their home village on the back of her bicycle covering +1,200 km over 7 days. This beautiful feat of endurance & love has captured the imagination of the Indian people and the cycling federation!Flag of India."