Class 11 Tamil Nadu girl, K Jayalakshmi who gives tuition and sells cashews got a ticket to visit NASA
A class 11 student from Tamil Nadu has just won a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to visit NASA (The National Aeronautics and Space Administration) in the USA. The young girl name K Jayalakshmi is the main breadwinner for her family even as she studies in school herself.
Jayalakshmi looks after the needs of her family that is very challenging for her. In her family, she has her mentally challenged mother, younger brother and her father who stay away from the family and sends money to them every once in a while. It is Jayalakshmi who takes tuition classes for Class 8 and 9 students alongside selling cashew nuts to run her family.
Deep Brief About The NASA Trip
It is a very inspiring story for all of us. While K Jayalakshmi speaking to the reporter, “When she was practising for her carrom match, she saw a newspaper lying beside the carrom board. In the newspaper it had a story about Dhaanya Thasnem, who won a chance to go to NASA last year. She immediately went home and registered for the exam.”
Apart from the trip to NASA, she had also won multiple scholarships such as the National Means Cum-Merit Scholarship. Not only this she had helped the collector to raise the funds for her US trip by Rs. 1.69 lakhs. The trip to NASA includes a full tour of NASA and the nearby attractions.
- A class 11 student from Tamil Nadu, K Jayalakshmi will be visiting NASA, US in May next year. She won an online competition, and now she is invited to explore NASA.
- Jayalakshmi took English coaching classes for a month and scored ‘Grade 2′.
- Jayalakshmi is the sole breadwinner of her family. She takes care of her mentally challenged mother and younger brother where her father is not with them.
She is a treasure of India. We are proud of you K Jayalakshmi. All the best for your future from Brilliant Bharat Team.