An unusual school for the under-privileged children in Shakarpoor area of East Delhi has the metro bridge pillars serving as boundary. Its founder, Rakesh Kumar Sharma, likes to call it “Free School – Under the bridge”
Hundreds of children from the adjoining areas come here with a hope to escape their impoverished lives and get free education.
Most of the children live in the shacks dotting the slums in Delhi.
(Shah Junaid is a photo journalist based in Delhi and works with USA based news organisation News Corp. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org).