13-Year-Old Boy Sells Sandwiches & Frankies Near Mumbai’s Versova Metro Station; Internet Extends Support

by Suchismita Pal
13-Year-Old Boy Sells Sandwiches & Frankies Near Mumbai’s Versova Metro Station; Internet Extends Support

A 13-year-old boy at a streetside stall in Mumbai is winning the hearts of foodies with his impeccable sandwich and frankie making skills. The little boy named Shiva Gaura makes different types of sandwiches at Sai Shekhar Sandwich Stall, near Versova Metro Station Gate Number 4, Andheri West. Shiva is not only earning the bread for his family but is also continuing his education side by side. He studies in 9th standard now. Shiva had started working at the shop around three years ago and now is a pro chef already. Read on to know more.

Shiva Makes Sandwiches For Customers And Continues Education Side By Side

Shiva’s video was first uploaded on YouTube channel Bhukkadnumber1. In the video, Shiva is seen making a gorgeous sandwich with loads of vegetables, chutney and cheese. At Shekhar Sandwich Stall, Shiva makes different kinds of sandwiches like Cheese sandwich, Schezwan Sandwich, Cheese Chilli Sanwich and more. Shiva has derived his cooking skills from his father. The shop remains open from 11:30 AM to around 9 PM. Initially, Shiva could visit the shop only in the evenings as he had to go to school. Now, since online classes are going on, Shiva is able to dedicate more time to the shop. He now works at the shop from 11 AM to 1 PM and then again from 3 PM to 7 PM.

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Managing Business At The Age Of 13!

Bhukkadnumber 1 uploaded another video of Shiva on its Instagram handle, which went viral, garnering over 156K likes. In this video, Shiva is seen making a delectable frankie roll. Seeing the video, netizens extended their love and support for the young boy. One user wrote, “God bless him and one day he will run a restaurant.” Another commented, “Next master chef!.” Some users were however displeased with the video calling it an example of child labour. One commented, “It’s all about point of view according to me he is a managing a business at the age of 13.”


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What are your thoughts on these videos? Let us know in the comments section below. Meanwhile, another 14-Year-Old Engineering Aspirant From Ahmedabad Sells Kachoris After School To Support Family.