This is the story of Somrat, one of many frontline fighters dedicated to helping underprivileged people during COVID-19. Somrat comes from a middle-class family. A family that he hasn’t seen in over three months. Somrat left home ever since the novel Coronavirus first appeared in Bangladesh. Somrat has been working tirelessly for the past three months. Helping people who are in need and distress. That is why, Delicious Desserts, in association with Bidyananda Foundation wanted to give Somrat a “small” surprise.
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If you are thinking that this was just another generic birthday surprise for a fellow employee, you’re wrong. This surprise has it all. Cakes, balloons, decorations, and guess what? A recording from Somrat’s favorite artist Shayan. Imagine getting to see your favorite artist singing one of your favorite songs. Just when you thought this is it, your favorite artist calls your name just to wish you a very happy birthday. Surely, for a man living from hand to mouth, this small gesture of heartfelt appreciation must have made Somrat’s day.
The current times are extremely unfavorable. The streets are empty, People are jobless. The novel Coronavirus has impacted the underprivileged people the most. In trying times like these, people like Somrat are the ones toiling day and night. Every single day tying to make sure that the people in need have a day worth living. People like Somrat have dedicated their lives to put a smile on others’ faces. These are the real frontline fighters of our generation. Men like Somrat are the torchbearers of humanity.
Delicious Desserts by Diploma made a truly invaluable gesture in arranging such a surprise for Somrat. An incredible initiative worth praising. A gesture of thank you, a campaign to tell us all ‘The story of Somrat’.