This post was originally published on 27 December 2016.
In a rare and exemplary gesture, Bahrain’s foreign minister Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa visited the home of an Indian woman who worked at his home for more than two decades.
The minister, who was on a short trip to India, found time to visit her native place Kollam in Kerala and thank the lady who served his family for 21 years.
He went on to post a picture and a sweet message on his Instagram account.
"Today we visited Layla. Who shared her life with us in Bahrain for 21 years with love, honesty and loyalty...In her house in Kollam Kerala, India."
His gesture has garnered thousands of likes on the social platform and the users are all praises for him.
"A simple act of kindness and show of respect especially from higher-ups bring a lot of hope to the common world," an Instagram user commented.
Thank you Sir, The world needs more people like you!
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