Delhi: The Free School Under The Metro Bridge

The Logical Indian Delhi

September 5th, 2015 / 9:04 PM

Dear Members,

Do you remember our post “A FREE SCHOOL UNDER THE BRIDGE” ? Story of an unusual school in an unusual location and run by an unusual teacher. Rajesh Kumar Sharma is a shopkeeper by profession but spends hours every morning teaching around 200 children from the poorest of the poor in India’s capital. The school, which is situated under Yamuna Flyover, Delhi was started in 2010 by him with only 2 students. Now he teaches 200 children from nearby slums with the help of Laxmi Chandra. Sharma sir dropped out of college because of financial difficulties but is making sure that the poor kids achieve which he couldn’t.

Hindustan Times visited the school and helped the students with basic necessaries that they were devoid of for the last 4 years. This Teacher’s day, we want you to do something similar for the ’cause’ for which Mr. Sharma is dedicated to! Donate books, stationary and try to help teachers to teach students. That will be true tribute to the our teachers.


Contributors

Edited by :

Share your thoughts..

Related Stories

Signature Bridge

Not Your Avg Inauguration: Opening Of Signature Bridge In Delhi Marred By Manhandling, Pushing & Sloganeering

Assam Students River School

Assam: In Absence Of A Bridge, Students Cross River On Banana Stems & Aluminum Pots To Reach School

Kolkata Bridge Collapse: Five Feared Dead, Several Trapped Under Debris Of Majerhat Bridge

UP Govt School Friday

UP: Govt School Run As ‘Islamia Primary School’ For Decades Under Education Dept’s Nose

Love For Hate: Kolkata Youth Protest Beating Of Couple By Giving Free Hugs To Each Other Outside Metro Station

Haryana: Given Free Land Under State Policy, Three Gurugram Hospitals Fail To Provide Free Medical Services

Latest on The Logical Indian

News

Plastic Ban: A Patchwork Of Good Intentions And Half-Hearted Implementation

Exclusive

Suspended Civil Servant Files Complaint After Twitter Trolls Issue Rape Threats To Wife

News

After India Bans PSL, Pakistan Stops Broadcast Of IPL Across Nation

News

Citing Increase In Drunk Driving Cases, Mizoram To Become Dry State From April 1

News

WB: Hunger Strike By School Service Commission Aspirants Enters 4th Week; Several Admitted To Hospital After Falling Sick

Legal

“It Is Cold-Blooded Murder,” Says Father Of J&K Principal Who Was “Killed” In Police Custody

x

Stories that deserve attention, delivered to your inbox!

Handpicked, newsworthy stories which deserve the attention of a rational generation.