Bharatpur (Rajasthan), June 28 (IANS) From a child labourer earning Rs.20 a day after 10 hours of backbreaking work to a schoolteacher making sure that other children don't meet the same fate - Sonu Kumar dreams big and is already on his way to making it happen. Seventeen-year-old Sonu Kumar, who worked in the bangle industry of Firozabad in Uttar Pradesh, is now in Class 12.
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Children of a lesser god tell success stories
Bharatpur (Rajasthan), June 27 (IANS) Seventeen-year-old Sonu Kumar till recently toiled as a child labourer and now dreams of becoming a schoolteacher. He and several other children of a lesser god related their success stories at a workshop here Tuesday. Like Sonu, who used to work in the bangle industry of Firozabad in Uttar Pradesh, Draupadi of Sarjuda village in Rajasthan's Bik...