Photo of hungry girl in Hyderabad: Social media can do wonders! Don’t believe us? Well, a recent incident will make you think so.
A photo of a hungry girl looking inside a classroom with a transparent bowl in her game was published in a Telugu daily lately. The heart-wrenching photo spread virally on the internet following a few days.
And imagine what, the Hyderabad girl whose name is Mothi Divya is now a student in the same school.
The photograph clicked by Avula Srinivas published in the Telugu newspaper Eenadu with the title ‘Aakali Choopu’, which in English means a ‘hungry expression’.
The picture snapped outside Deval Jham Singh Government High School in Gudimalkapur, Hyderabad.
The gripping and heartbreaking photograph beat a chord with netizens and started doing rounds on social media.
Photo of hungry girl in Hyderabad The viral photograph then became published by Venkat Reddy. He is the National Convenor at MV Foundation, which is an NGO working for the benefits of the girl child. He liked the picture on Facebook & wrote, “Why is this child not registered and have her right to food & right to education..it’s a shame…”
But that’s not all. He went in touch organisation and the volunteers in that area to make sure a girl is not deprived of her right to education. Yes, the girl employed as a student in the same school.
Photo of hungry girl in Hyderabad The power of social media can do true wonders sometimes.
Taking it to social media, he then yielded Divya’s photo with her parents from the 1st day of her school. The little girl was using the school’s uniform in the picture. It will give you teary-eyed.
The internet is overjoying with the update that Divya is now a student in the right school. Here is a look at how netizens reacted:
Daughter of a trash collector and sweeper, Divya lived in a slum near the school. She attended the school every day in the hope to get food after her parents left for work.