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Kerala woman police officer shaves her head for cancer patients, pic goes viral

By her heart-warming act, she has not only donated hair for those who need it but also tried to comfort many who lose their hair after rigorous aggressive chemotherapy sessions.

Kerala woman police officer shaves her head for cancer patients, pic goes viral
Pic Courtesy: Twitter/@TheKeralaPolice

New Delhi: A woman police officer in Kerala, Aparna Lavakumar has earned netizen's respect who hailed her courage in shaving off her head for cancer patients. Aparna, who previously had long hair chopped it off to donate it for ailing cancer patients. 

Lauding their officer's brave and humanitarian step, the official Twitter handle of Kerala Police congratulated her and shared a 'before-after' picture of the female cop. Here, take a look: 

Aparna certainly deserves a pat for her act and netizens flooded the internet with her pictures and videos, saluting her effort to help the patients. 

The donated hair can be used for making wigs for cancer patients. 

She told ANI, "Children suffering from cancer lose their hair and face psychological distress. I did this in order to help them. I have done it earlier too."

She is an officer in Irinjalakuda, Thrissur. 

By her heart-warming act, she has not only donated hair for those who need it but also tried to comfort many who lose their hair after rigorous aggressive chemotherapy sessions.

Kudos to the lady cop!