Manoj lives in 10×10 asbestos shed in the Powai Labor Camp right behind the plush homes of Hiranandani. The labor camp has around 500 sheds/homes which are granted to families who work for a particular construction companies under contract. With Manoj scoring 85%, the hopes of his family have gone sky-high. Manoj was with VIDYA for more than 5 years and has completed the basic computer program.

At present, he is studying in Class 11 Science stream, at Vikas High School. Manoj is all geared up to study Civil Engineering. He says “Once I finish my engineering course and get a job, I will sponsor VIDYA children for their education”