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TikTok Star Geeta, Wheelchair User Who Has 2.5 Million Followers Because of Her English Lessons And Relationship Advice
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TikTok Star Geeta, Wheelchair User Who Has 2.5 Million Followers Because of Her English Lessons And Relationship Advice

At the age of 10, Geet met an accident which left her paralyzed, currently, she is one of the biggest stars on a social media video app called TikTok, It is the most famous app among the Indian youth.

The TikTok star handles two account one is for English lessons and the second one is for relationship advice. She always wanted to be a professional actress and has a goal to make the people understand that a wheelchair cannot stop anyone from achieving their dreams.

An accident which made Sangeeta Jain Paralysed from the waist down, 10, and even cut short her dreams of becoming an actress. She tried her best to work in any reality TV shows for kids but came to know that the opportunities were limited because she was living with a disability.

After her brother gives her encouragement, Sangeeta made an account of Geet Jain on Facebook and started making motivational videos. Later, in 2018 February, she made a TikTok channel where she uploads short comedy videos featuring her grandmother.

“To my surprise, it was the motivational videos that did better”, We had videos on socially relevant topics like domestic violence, saas-bahu relationships, and confidence. I was getting thousands and views and comments even within the first few weeks,” Geet said to The Hindu.

Geet who was born and brought up in the United States and knows how to speak Hindi with an American accent. Soon, she had to make a TikTok channel where she gives lessons in spoken English since many people were asking her to explain the meanings of certain words.

Today Geeta owns two TikTok channels named "English with Geet" and "TheOfficialGeet", where she has over 2.5 million followers, the videos she posted on her page has small stories, crisp and has language that everyone can understand easily.

Geet post five videos daily on her account and reaches out to different types of audiences. Her videos are also about sensitive issues like domestic violence. Geet said in an interview, The TikTok audience is very raw and open. But by getting such amazing respond on every video she feels like there is change because of her.

Image credit: The Official Geet\YouTube Screencap

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