Latest Update August 2015: Roshani was sponsored by P. Thakoerdajal. We thank the sponsor for keeping her at school for a long time. She and her family moved to the village where life is not so expensive as in the city. Roshani continues school there and does not need sponsoring anymore.
Name: Roshani T.
Year of birth: 2008
Background: Roshani belongs to a joined family of grandparents, parents, uncles and their children. They are originally from a remote part of Nepal. For over 10 years, Roshani’s parents have been struggling in Kathmandu. Her father is a driver and earns 5.500 rupees a month whereas her mother works as a cleaner in other houses and earns 2.000 NPR a month. They are living in a rented room and the rent is 4.000 rupees a month. With their income, they have to look after the two children and their scholing, take care of their grandparents and provide theirselves with basic needs such as food, clothes, medicine etc.
Exam result school year 2013-2014: Roshani has an average score of 87,09% for her tests in class LKG. She has been promoted to class UKG.
Reference: KV 1049