Maneka Gandhi Sends Car to Rescue Injured Monkey Lying on Roadside in Central Delhi
Injured monkey. (Photo Credits: Twitter)

New Delhi, November 18: BJP MP Maneka Gandhi on Monday came to the rescue of a simian lying injured on the roadside in central Delhi, after a journalist posted a picture of the animal on Twitter and tagged former Union Minister.

"This monkey is injured and in a very bad state. Please some NGO or animal rights activist come forward to rescue him. This is near Press Club of India at Raisina Road, New Delhi," said the tweet that tagged @Manekagandhibjp. Maneka Gandhi Posts Picture Wearing Saree With Caption 'Woven by Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru in Jail', Deletes Tweet.

Maneka Gandhi Rescues Injured Monkey

A wildlife enthusiast, Gandhi, was quick to respond within the hour. "Thank you for tagging me. I'm sending a car right now to have him sent to Sanjay Gandhi Animal Care Centre for treatment. The car will be there in a few minutes," she posted. The tweet had garnered 1,000 likes with over 200 retweets at the last count.