Kolkata Woman Selling Breakfast On Road At The Age Of 69 Impresses Netizens

We live in an era where the internet is an integral part of our lives. From bringing forward the hidden gems in the world to being an excellent source of information and entertainment, the internet has been one of the most vital parts of our day-to-day lives. So much so that if we would be asked about the basic needs, the internet will surely be one of them. And over the past few years post the pandemic, we are highly relying on the internet for all kinds of content.

However, as we are a group of foodies, we constantly look out for food content that surely makes our days. From weird food trends that have made us question our favourite food combos to discovering the hidden culinary gems in the streets of India, we surely have explored a lot of options on Instagram. Apart from the entertainment part, Instagram has surely played a major role in bringing forward the struggling food vendors who are selling delicious foods to make their ends meet. And recently, we have come across another such video that shows that age is not a bar when it comes to determination and hard work. The video shows a 69-year-old woman selling Chinese food in Kolkata.

In this video uploaded by the Instagram food blogger with the username @kolkatadelites, we can see Timi Lepcha, a 69-year-old lady selling Chinese food. As per the blogger, she sells Chinese breakfast every morning from 5.30 am to 7.30 am at Tiretti Bazaar, Kolkata. She sells a variety of momos, Chinese buns and baos every morning to make her ends meet. The video has garnered about 177k views, 12.5k likes and heartwarming comments from netizens across the country.

Many of them have commented that they have been consistent customers of this lady and haven’t been disappointed yet. Take a look at some of the comments:

“Had been her happy customer since last 20yrs 😍❤️ Absolutely love her steamed prawn dimsum and other goodies ❤️❤️ This post makes me nostalgic 😢”

“She's one of my favourite at Territty!! ❤️❤️”

“Very delicious momo😋😋❤️ best place for momo lovers💖”

So, the next time you are in Kolkata, don’t forget to try this lady’s Chinese delights.