Bujji with Mobile
The girl *Bujji (16 years) mother is *P.Rajani belongs to a Backward Caste having two sisters and a brother. Rajani is the second one amongst them to her parents.Her parents are agricultural labors who earn meager sums. She studied7th class at one of slum areas Kundavari Kandrika in Vijayawada.
She got married with one of her nearest relatives namely Appala Swami in May 2006 and given birth to two female children. But after 8 years, she got separated along with her two girl children from her husband because of family disputes and as her husband turned alcoholic and harassing her.As she had no source of income and she didn’t possess any skills required to survive and sustain her two children she entered in to prostitution. While she goes out for the business on contract basis for 2 – 3 days, she had to leave her two children alone at her home which is indeed insecurity for those girls. Once, police have raided on a brothel house and rescued Rajani and sent for shelter home for few months. She reintegrated with her family since the court of law having concern over her children. Now she is attending daily wages and struggling to meet her family expenses. But, she wish to continue her children with good education and wish to see their growth at a higher position in society with a life of dignity and proud.
She requested HELP to help her elder daughter *Bujji’s education who is studying in 1st year intermediate. HELP is in its best efforts to support her through GlobalGiving donors who could support the education of Rajani’s daughter.
*Rajani stated that,“the COVID 19 pandemic outbreak has shown bitter impact on so many lives and myself along with my children are not an exemption. Because of lack of work and earnings I am not in a position to feed myself and my children a fistful of food at least once in a day and spending for the education for my child is indeed far beyond the grounds for me. At this moment GlobalGiving has come forward to conciliate my sorrows and supported my daughter to continue her education for whom we indeed indebted”
The girl *Bujji stated that,“I have prepared for 10th exams and also paid exanimation fee to appear the exams. But the Government has promoted passing all students in the state without conducting exams due to the aggressive outbreak of COVID 19 pandemic. I dream to be a nurse in my future and give my services to the needy poor people for protect their health. And after passing 10th exams now it’s a challenging for me to continue my education with Intermediate attending online classes as all the educational institutions, schools and colleges are not yet opened in India as well as in our state of Andhra Pradesh. At this juncture, HELP organisation through GlobalGiving has provided me a smartphone enabled me to hear the classes. I am extremely thankful to GlobalGiving for its timely support”.
*The names of all the girls/women have been changed to protect their identity.