Bernie Sanders—US presidential candidate and Democratic member of the United States (US) Senate released a campaign message in the Urdu language on his official Facebook page.
Sanders earned lots of praise on social media from the users around the world for posting his message in the Urdu language.
The message by the US presidential candidate, meant to garner the support of the Urdu-speaking community in the United States, conveys that the Medicare for All programme, championed by Sanders, covers oral care, issues related to eyesight, as well as a host other problems associated with hearing.
The post in the Urdu language earned a lot of reactions from Facebook users and was shared hundreds of times. The post was liked by more than thousands of the social media platform users within hours of being posted online. On the other hand, more than three hundred people shared their thoughts by commenting on the post.
In the past, Bernie Sanders has made efforts to reach out to the Pakistani community living in the United States. Back in September, he issued a strongly-worded statement condemning the actions of Indian armed forces in occupied Jammu and Kashmir and demanding the government of India lift the blockade imposed on the mountainous valley.