Name: Sona B.
Year of birth: 1999
Background: Sona is a girl who has to bear the responsibility of her family, emotionally support her mother and focus on her scholing. She has to bear a lot of painful memories from her childhood because of her mother’s divorce. After that, they started to live in a rented house. Sona’s mother started to work in the Charity Hospital as a helper.
The family belongs to a socially disadvantaged group, the Newar ethnicity of Bhaktapur. That is why most members of this family are under-educated. Even though Sona and her mother belong to this group, they dream of education and more.
Reference: BV 1081