Kamla Poonam has dedicated her life to the cause of educating girls in Tharparkar. After years of teaching experience in a government school, Kamla has set up her own modern school in Mithi to teach those who are underprivileged and face barriers due to lack of level playing field. Unlike other modern schools, she prides in students’ intake from backward areas and grooming them with her inspirational teaching.
Varkha Pardeep is working with PakVoices as a citizen journalist from Tharparkar.
This report has been edited by Hasan Khan in Islamabad.