Man Reunited With Family After 25 Years Thanks To Google Earth. Do You Use Google Earth?

doctorwho_guru.†=♡ 2012/03/19 00:45:57

An Indian man who lost his family while begging as a child has been reunited with them after more than two decades -- after spotting his home village on Google Earth,the Mercury reports.

Twenty five years ago, Saroo Brierly was begging at a railway station in Khandwa, India, with his brother. He boarded a train that happened to be going the wrong way and fell asleep.

Nine hundred miles and 10 hours later, Saroo, who was then known as Sheru, woke up on the other side of the country.

He was five years old at the time.

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