When 15 years began to eat sand had initially stomach problems, but says nothing and now boasting.
An elderly woman from Varanasi, India, has eaten SAND for the last six decades and claims the unique diet has been key to her good health.
Kusma Vati, 78, is so addicted to eating sand and gravel that she spends hours in search of her staple diet and if she has no luck, she will even nibble on the walls of her own house.
Her bizarre taste for stone has stunned everyone in her area of the city yet the granny claims it is because of sand and gravel that she has never felt sick.
Kusma said: ‘’I have been eating sand and gravel for around 63 years now, I love eating them and I don’t think they have any harmful effects.