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[Video/Read] – Meet Neetu Journey From Small Town To A World-Class Wrestler


Neetu Sarkar is in the process of bringing down many stereotypes in her country. At the age of 13, she was married off by her parents to a man of 43 who is intellectually disabled, living in the same village in Bhiwani. Sarkar fled from her husband just three days after her marriage, giving a shock to her family. The …

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A Flower Seller’s Girl From Chennai Wins Gold At World Street Games In Brazil


Meet 16-year-old R. Hepzibah, daughter of Arrayi — a flower-seller of Chennai’s Link Road. Hepzibah might be born and brought up on the street, but she has just returned from Brazil, where she represented India in the World Street Child Games which was held a week ago. Hepzibah has bagged three medals in the competition, including one gold and all …

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