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A midnight run makes an army aspirant viral

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Pradeep Mehra, a 19-year-old army aspirant from Noida, has become viral after a filmmaker, Vinod Kapri, shot a video of him running home from work. Mr Kapri was offering a lift to Mr Mehra but he had refused. Mr Mehra refused stated that he ran nearly 10 km every night to keep himself in shape to join the Indian Army.

Mr Kapri spotted Mr Mehra after he had finished his night shift at a McDonald’s outlet in Noida. Mr Kapri stated that he offered him a lift after seeing him run with a backpack, thinking he might have been in trouble.


He shot the video from his car as he slowly drove alongside Mr Mehra and inquired why he refused the lift. Mr Mehra replied by stating that he ran every night after work as he did not have time in the day to exercise. Mr Mehra that accepting the offer would have disrupted his daily routine. He further stated that he lived with his older brother in Noida while his parents lived in Uttarakhand because his father was caring for his ailing mother.

Several prominent personalities have praised Mr Mehra’s determination.


Although there were praises, some did criticise the glorified hopelessness of the young man.


References: BBC and ScoopWhoop

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