PUBLISHED ON: March 8, 2008 | Duration: 1 min, 50 sec
Girls have to fight the evil of ignorance in order to spread a message of freedom, choice and education. It's a message that did not reach 12-year-old Gita until it was almost too late. Her parents had pulled her out of school in Sasaram to marry her off. But her friends saved her just in the nick of time.