Rajaram Basnet

Social Activist

    Rajaram was a former Child Labour whose story of struggle is exemplary. Currently he is studying Civil Engineering (CTEVT, 1ST YEAR) and is a president of Kathamndu Bal Club Network that works for making communities child-labour free.

    He writes,” I am currently working where as a cook in one of the apartments in Lazimpat. There, I have kept a box where guests can donate money. Together with this, I use my tips to give scholarship to 38 students in my school. Also, a I have run a campaign to build girl-friendly washrooms’ in the schools. My vision is to end the child labour in our country.”

    He thus, stands out as an exemplary teenager who, despite facing struggles is determined to bring positive changes in the lives of people, mainly children and women.