In Old Newspapers, an Idea to Get Mumbai's Slum Children Back to School | Read
PUBLISHED ON: December 7, 2015 | Duration: 2 min, 37 sec
Rekha Parkhe, 15, dreams big. She wants to become a doctor and is ready to put in the hard work that will help her realise her ambitions. But education is a luxury her parents can barely afford. With a father who is almost bedridden, Rekha's mother is the sole breadwinner of a family of five. She earns about Rs. 2,000 a month as a rag picker.