She has a younger brother who is 9 years old but he has dropped out of school due to the financial problem. The parents are not educated and are wanting to give a good education to the child. However they are finding it difficult to meet the school expenses. Hence they were referred to us by the school Principal.
She was in good health at the time of admission. Her parents and siblings are in good health.
Akshatha's father is a painter and he is a low wage income earner. Her mother is a domestic worker. The father's income is insufficient to meet the day to day expenses of the family as he earns very little and is a daily or weekly wager.