Their father may not be able to comprehend the scale of his sons’ achievement, but the rest of the world certainly has.
The day mid-day reported about 18-year-old twins Ram and Shyam, sons of bus driver Ramashankar Yadav, who have passed the JEE Advanced exams but are struggling to fund their education with their father’s meagre Rs. 8,000 salary, help began pouring in from all corners.
Institutes, corporate houses and individuals from across the country called up the twins as well as mid-day yesterday and offered to help fund their education. “People from our management read about the brothers and we are very keen on helping them.
Both boys seem to be doing really well academically and lack of funds should not be a hindrance,” said Meera Isaacs, principal of Cathedral & John Connon School in Fort. Similarly, many other people contacted the mid-day office in order to touch base with the boys and help them monetarily. More info