Her parents are living separately. Her father is a rickshaw driver. Her mother left the family 2 years ago. It's difficult to take care of 3 school going children and 1 adult.
Akshata is a healthy girl and was found to be mentally and physically active upon admission.
Akshata has 2 siblings. Her father is the only one working in her family. The income is very low to take care of the family, thus Akshata is included in the sponsorship program.