For years, Vedanshi Gupta has seen her family lead a humble life in a dingy lane in the old city of Lucknow. Daughter of a bangle seller, she decided to change her family’s fortunes by studying well.
With her consistent hard work and will, Vedanshi of City Montessori School (Rajendra Nagar) scored 99% to share the third rank (with four others) in the country in the ISC (Class 12 board examination).
With 100 in commerce, economics and mathematics, 96 in English and 95 in accountancy, she now has her eyes fixed on University of Delhi’s Sri Ram College of Commerce. Her elder sister Anubhuti, who scored 98.75% in ISC in 2015, is pursuing an undergraduate course from the same college.
Read more of this inspiring story by Richa Srivastava in Hindustan Times....