The petition started by Sucheta Dalal said, ''Sindhutai Sapkal is called Mai by the 1000s of children who she has helped raise through her numerous orphanages across Maharashtra. The state government has asked her to shut down her orphanages. Sign my petition to prevent over a 1000 children from being forcibly returned to government orphanages.''
Maharastra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis's office responded:
Finally, the victory update from the petition starter to all her supporters.