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This 112-year-old lady smokes 30 cigarettes a day!

  • Nepalese centenarian defies odds and health
  • Is 113-years-old, outlived most of her family members
  • Smokes 30 beedis a day
smoking for 95 years

In the hills of Nuwakot, Nepal,  lives Batuli Lamichhane.  Born in 1903, she is 113-years-old.

Besides being one of the oldest living women, she’s managed to outlive most of her family members. She had four children, of which only her 85-year-old son is the sole survivor among his siblings.

But that’s not what sets her apart – she continues to live with an unhealthy habit – smoking.

She’s been smoking since she was 17-years-old and continues to do so.  “I have been smoking for over 95 years. There is nothing wrong with smoking,' reports Daily Mail.

Also read: The oldest living person in the world turned 117


Her secret to longevity: an active and stress-free live “People of this modern age have too much stress. And those who do not work or are idle in their old age won't live long.  I don't really care how old I am. But I am old nonetheless. I have seen a lot of things change during my lifetime.”



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