Nargis, the sole female student in her class
During the one and a half year long school closure in the ongoing pandemic, all of Nargis' female classmates were married off. Typical of rural Bangladesh, girls discontinue studies after they begin to carry the burden of the family of in laws. But, Nargis dreams of education and knowledge. She is now attending class as the sole female student among 27 male students in her class.
A report on Nargis was published in The Daily Star. Star News+ celebrates her bravery.