Bharti Khandekar scored 68 per cent in her class X examinations and lived on the footpath with her family
Bharti Khandekar scored 68 per cent in her class X examinations and lived on the footpath with her family|Representational image
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MP govt gifts flat to labourer's daughter for getting 1st division in Class X exams

Bharti Khandekar, who lived on the footpath with her family in Indore, scored 68% in her Class X examinations

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New Delhi: A labourer's daughter in indore, Madhya Pradesh was gifted a flat by the municipal corporation as a reward for scoring first division marks in Class X examinations.

Bharti Khandekar scored 68% in her Class X examinations and lived on the footpath with her family. She was gifted a 1-BHK flat by the Indore Municipal Corporation for her feat.

Khandekar thanked the administration for the flat and also for providing her free education in the coming days. “I thank my parents for encouraging me. We didn’t have a house to live in, we were staying on footpath,” she said.

She aspires to become an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer and gave the credit of her current success to her parents, teachers and mentors.

“I secured 68 per cent in Class X. The credit of my success goes to my parents who worked hard to send me school. I am happy. I want to become an IAS officer,” Bharti said.

Her father Dashrath Khandekar works as a daily wage labourer and has three children. Dasharath never went to school and worked hard to ensure his children went to school and have a better life.

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