Malian man save 4 years old boy – This is a story about an immigrant called Mamoudou Gassama, 22. Gassama come from a small country called Mali, dreaming of following in the footsteps of many of his fellow countrymen to build a new life in Europe. Now, Gassama is being called as a hero, as he saved a 4 years old boy who hanging in the balcony trail. Now, Gassama not only considered as a hero by the France citizen, but also, the President itself calls for Gassama to personally meet him and of course, for his heroic action, Gassama was offered a permanent citizenship in France for his “heroic act”.
The incident was started on Saturday afternoon, Gassama was in his way home from railway station, the famous Gare du Nord. On his way home, Gassama came across a crowd of people who panicked by looking upside into a balcony of an apartment. There, a 4-years-old boy was dangling precariously from a balcony, four storeys up. Without a second thought, Gassama leapt into action and began to climb the building like a spiderman. Gassama didn’t even thought for his personal safety anymore, but miraculously, Gassama could climb the building with an incredible ease, something which we could see only on TV, a professional.
When Gassama was interviewed by Le Parisien, he explained that act of his was going through his mind that time. “I did not think of the floors, I did not think of the risk,” he said. “I did it because it’s a child. I really like children.”
Because of this, the President, Macron, gave Gassama a personal ‘merci’ (thank you). Gassama also received congratulations from the Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, who tweeted on twitter: “Congratulations to Mamoudou Gassama for his brave act that helped save a child’s life last night. I had the pleasure to talk with him today by phone, to thank him warmly.”
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It seems like Gassama’s selfish act, wait, it’s an amazing move! that has endeared him to French nation, and will helped him settle in the country.
This Malian man recently became the hero of the day
When he came across a panicked crowd of people, looking on with terror as a 4-year-old boy was dangling precariously from a balcony
Four storeys up
Gassama leapt into action and began to climb the building with incredible ease, something which has earned him the nickname ‘spiderman’
“I did not think of the floors, I did not think of the risk”
“I did it because it’s a child”
“I really like children”
His heroic act of bravery has endeared him to the French nation