Malkangiri: Devotion, dedication and dedication can transfer mountains. Malkangiri’s Basanti Muduli, an Anganwadi worker who appeared for Class X examination alongside with her son this yr, has proved it proper by clearing the examination in her first try.
Basanti was married to Laba Patnaik of Tarlakota village in the tribal-dominated district at a really younger age. She needed to depart faculty after her marriage however her zeal in the direction of research by no means perished.
While giving classes to her elder son who was additionally showing for matriculation exams being carried out by BSE, she additionally began making ready concurrently and bought herself enrolled underneath Odisha State Open School Programme.
Fighting all odds, Basanti and her son managed to clear the matriculation exam with flying colors and turned inspiration for the villagers.
“After coming back from Anganwadi at around 1 pm, I used to go through my son’s books and prepare for matriculation. My attempt was successful and I have cleared it. I want to study further,” says an elated Basanti.
Basanti’s husband stated, “Though she had responsibilities of Anganwadi, household chores and children, she was very keen towards studies and finally she passed the examination with flying colours.”
“She is an inspiration to the village as well as the district. With government’s support and aid, I am sure more people who are dropouts can study which will develop the society as well as the nation,” stated a villager Trinath Khemdu.