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[Y]ral: 5 Classes Cramped In A Kitchen: How Kashmiri Girls Are Fighting All Odds For An Education

Posted on July 6, 2015 in Education, Taboos, Video, Women Empowerment

By Video Volunteers:

Students at the Government Girls’ Upgraded School in Shopian face bizarre circumstances in trying to get an education. Some are cramped into a kitchen converted to a classroom, others wait their turn for classrooms to get empty. Still others queue up for ages to get to the single toilet.

While the school has been upgraded from a nursery to primary school, it hasn’t received any government funds since to build the additional infrastructure needed.