92 years old Reena Verma migrated from Rawalpindi Pakistan to India in 1947. She was only 15 years old at that time. Reena had a wish to visit her ancestral home again if given a chance. She joined a group on Facebook titled, India-Pakistan Heritage Club. She shared her desire to see her home once again in the group. A member of the club Mr. Sajid Hussain promised to help her. She shared some landmarks and as her home was in famous place in Rawalpindi, Sajid was able to find it and send her pictures. Reena Verma applied for a visa which was rejected earlier this year leaving her devastated. She shared her turmoil on social media thus bringing it to the attention of the authorities and was granted a 3-month visa by High Commissioner. Reena reached Pakistan via Wagah-Attari border and received a warm welcome.
Reena finally reached her home with tears in her eyes and the video went viral within minutes. Check out:
Here are some memorable moments from her visit:
People were emotional watching Reena enter her home after 75 years and Pakistanis giving her a warm welcome: