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Remember that iconic parking video from Kerala? The driver gets an award!

10:28 AM Sep 16, 2020 | FPJ Web Desk

PJ Biju, a native of Mananthavady went viral on social media for his impeccable parking skills.

In a video shared online, he can be seen parking a white Innova in a narrow spot. He managed to reverse the SUV from a tricky spot with a ditch in front and back, clearly a risky move.

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The clip made waves on social media with scores of netizens lauding the driver. "That's Malayalee Driver for you, salute his skill and confidence!" wrote one Twitter user.

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Now, Toyota has felicitated Biju for his talent and honoured him with a shield and a special gift.

Biju told The News Minute, This is my friend's car and he had some paint work to be done on it. So on Sunday I had taken the car to a place for the workshop people to come and fix it. This was when my wife shot the video of me parallel parking near our house. I didn't know she had done that. Only when it went viral I came to know about it."

"I have been driving buses, especially on the Ernakulam - Kannur route for many years. And those vehicles are 12 and a half metres long. So the Innova's length has never been much of a problem for me. Be it any car, you have a mental picture of the size of the vehicle. It's all about that understanding and confidence," he added.

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