Posts Tagged "2012"

Karthika Annamalai

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Karthika Annamalai

Karthika Annamalai, IDIA 2012 Scholar
NUJS, Kolkata

‘My past can’t tie me down’ was the title Karthika Annamalai gave to a write-up she gave us on herself. She studied at Shanti Bhavan, a non-profit organization for children from economically and socially deprived families. Before Karthika was found by Shanti Bhavan in 1997, she was being taken care of by a small convent that gave her food and shelter. Her mother, a widow

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Thangminlal Haokip

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Thangminlal Haokip

Thangminlal Haokip, IDIA 2012 Scholar
NLSIU, Bangalore

Thangminlal Haokip, or Lalcha as we call him hails from the village of L. Gamnom in Manipur. His father, Lhunthang Haokip runs a small general store in the village. At the tender …

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Donnie Ashok

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Donnie Ashok

Donnie Ashok, IDIA 2012 Scholar
GNLU, Gandhinagar

Donnie Ashok’s story is a truly inspiring one of someone who literally and metaphorically rose from the ashes to secure a seat at one of India’s prestigious National Law Universities (NLUs). Donnie’s father is a painter by profession with an annual income of less than Rs. 1.5 lakhs.
Owing to severe financial problems faced by

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Yugal Jain

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Yugal Jain

Yugal Jain, IDIA 2012 Scholar
NALSAR, Hyderabad

Yugal Jain is a visually impaired student from Rajasthan. He comes from a family of six with his father, a general store owner being the sole breadwinner having an annual income of less than Rs. 1.2 Lakhs. He started suffering from deteriorating vision when he was in the fifth standard. Having lost his eyesight

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Shivam

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Shivam

Shivam Sharan, IDIA 2012 Scholar
NUJS, Kolkata

Shivam hails from Patna. His father works in the State Electricity Board. Shivam has been a hardworking and dedicated student, who is determined to do whatever it takes to succeed in life. Having finished his schooling from D.A.V. ..

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