Mumbai Police has deployed an offbeat strategy to revamp its tough image and social media presence — they ordered a cake when they realised it was the complainant's birthday.
On Saturday, Mumbai Police tweeted a photo showing officers at the Sakinaka Police Station celebrating a complainant's birthday with a cake.
When personal details in the FIR revealed it's complainant Anish's birthday, a Cake followed the FIR Copy at Sakinaka Pstn pic.twitter.com/tEBnNYdJ3y
— Mumbai Police (@MumbaiPolice) October 14, 2017
When Anish, a resident of the locality, went to Sakinaka police station to file an FIR, he did not expect a surprise. After he filed his complaint, the officers saw his birth date in the FIR and decided to order a cake to celebrate the occasion.
Since being posted, the little gesture has garnered collective applause from the Twitteratti. The post has over 1,000 'likes' and has been retweeted more than 250 times.Here are some of the reactions of twitter users.
What a kind gesture @MumbaiPolice
The result is evident in the smile of the complainant
— Rishad Surti (@RishadSurti) October 15, 2017
Updated Date: Oct 15, 2017 15:31 PM