Tannu and her family belongs to an underdeveloped village in U.P and moved to Bijwasan, Delhi a few years back with a desire towards a better life hood. When they migrated. Here her father started working as a tailor in private company and her mother is a house wife. Their collaborated monthly income was around Rs. 8000/ only. They manage by keeping an organized account of their basic expenditures. Their financial situation is not decent also in today’s hike in prices they still can’t afford to sent tannu to a public school. In the year 2009, when they heard about literacy India’s non-profit organization projects pathshala towards creating a more literacy India. They enrolled their two children without any further.Since then there has been looking back for Tannu and she’s outshined in everything, right from –academics to sports.
The family of five members reside in a clustered accommodation with just one bedroom and kitchen for which they pay about Rs 1000/- every month. They have to Share the washroom and toilet with other members from their community. Yet they adjust without any contempt’s, whatsoever. She has two sisters. Her father’s qualification is primary level only and her mother is illiterate.