Hailing from Bandra, Mumbai; Sandeep Bacche rides an auto rickshaw since the last 16 years. This guy is wooing the heart of Mumbai changing the face of errant rickshaw drivers around the city!He owes the title of ‘King’ that he has earned to his autorickshaw MH 02SA 3783 which is unique in several ways.
The thing that separates him from the rest is that, he is giving innumerable services in his auto rickshaw since the last 12 years. Called as ‘Munna Bhai’ by Mumbaikars this man conceives in helping not just the destitute class but the middle class and the common people who are coping to make a better living. With a social message stuck inside, he renders free Wi-Fi to all his customers, keeps himself updated about the weather, stock market, currency and the news log, every single day in order to acknowledge his clients during the rides. The handicapped and the blind people can travel for free, until their destination arrives, no matter how far it is! To reduce the chaos of the common man in city this man also keeps a mobile charger, first-aid kit, newspaper stand, PCO and STD.
Apart from that, this philanthropist gives free rides to all students during their board exams, for women on occasions like Raksha Bandhan and International Women’s Day, for others on all the public holidays, New Year’s, Valentine’s Day, so on so forth.
Sandeep lives in a small room with his family. Every morning, he washes his auto and puts the day’s newspapers in his rickshaw and writes announcements for the day’s weather forecast, gold rates, exchange values, and stock updates.
Apart from the wonderful facilities, Sandeep’s auto reflects his personality as a generous human being too. His auto is decorated with numerous messages on eye donation, water conservation, pollution, and saving the girl child. It even has a donation box for cancer relief.
He has been awarded by CNN IBN for his kind services towards the needy.