Asmita is 11 years old. She is from a marginalized family. Her father left and took his son, leaving Asmita with her mother. Her mother realises she has mistakes in her life and wants to give her daughter a good education that will help her to make good decisions in the future.
Niraj is 7 years old. His parents are both disabled by leprosy. There are 4 children in the family and Niraj is in nursery class. They do not earn enough to maintain food, clothing and education for their children. They really desire to be able to give them a better future with good education.
Pujan is 10 years old. Her father, who was an alcoholic, died some years ago. Her mother works as a housekeeper. Her older sister lives with an uncle as her mother could not afford to look after and pay for education for both of her children. Her mother is struggling with her life as she is uneducated herself.
Prasansha is 6 years old. Her father died and her mother can only do seasonal work. They live in a temporary tin shelter. Prasansha does go to school when she can but it is very difficult for her mother to pay for her education.
Manju is 14 year old. Both her parents are affected by leprosy and their hands are disabled. Their opportunities for work are limited and they have 3 children who are all in education, but they find it very hard to support them all.
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