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Dr. Abdul Kalam was a newspaper boy when he was 10
short by Vani Vivek / on Wednesday, 27 July, 2016
Former Indian President, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam distributed newspapers as a 10-year-old in his hometown of Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu. The scientist, who passed away on July 27, 2015, supplemented his family's income by walking three kilometres to collect newspapers from Rameswaram Road Railway station and then running around town to distribute them.