Where there is a will, there is a way. Another example of beating the odds to attain quality education has come up in Mumbai. A gathering of 45 kids embodying deserted and runaway youngsters from crosswise over Maharashtra and different states are being educated at a private 'Stage School' here under Center's lead program Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan.
The 'Stage Dyan Mandir' also called Platform School is keep running in a premise gave by the Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) in Bajaria region close to the rail line station here.
The overall cost of these youngsters is borne by the administration under the SSA.
These youngsters, for the most part young men, were discovered living in a confined way at rail route stages over the state and basically enjoyed asking, sack lifting and taking.
A larger part of them are runway youngsters who left their homes because of different reasons including aggressive behavior at home, fights and mental torment. Destitution is additionally one of the motivations to leave home as a few folks were not able to encourage them two time suppers, Shrikant Aglawe, the man behind the idea told PTI.
These youngsters are presently blooming against chances, he said. One of the private school detainees, an adolescent matured kid from Bhandara who fled and was grabbed from Mumbai, has done well in the HSSC examination scoring 60 percent marks.
The Platform School is giving him all kind of help since he is looking for affirmation in a neighborhood Engineering College to seek after advanced education as well as higher objectives.
Also, two different young men have cleared SSC. "Here in the Platform School, we are teaching a feeling of having a place in these detainees and are attempting to bring them into the standard.
Likewise, more than a time of time, they had built up some negative behavior patterns while wandering on platforms..We are chipping away at it, Aglawe, who is additionally city president of VHP, said.
The idea of beginning such a school for these school dropouts and stranded youngsters developed while going with a senior VHP functionary couple of years back when they went over such kids asking on stages in shabby garments, he said.
These youngsters are from different states like Madhya Pradesh, Chattisgarh and Bihar, Aglawe included.