Young Indian Scholars (YIS) is a Ritinjali initiative. Ritinjali’s social and community development programs for the marginalised are always centered around education – with the belief that a ‘wholistic’...
The school aims at imparting literacy, social values, and vocational skills to deprived youth in Delhi.
Leaving the secure confines of your home in rural Uttar Pradesh; coming to behemoth called Delhi; working to provide for your family as your alcoholic father cannot do so; all this at the tender age of 13.
Nasser, a 12 year old from Orissa, is brought to Delhi on pretext of earning money for his family by their neighbour in the village who runs a tea stall in Delhi. He was made to work throughout the day and not even given sufficient food.