Disowned by parents at age 14, Ummul cleared UPSC exam
We talk to Ummul Kher who went on to live independently in a slum in Trilokpuri, at a tender age of 14, finished her graduation from Gargi College, and has now cracked the UPSC exam. Also on the show is Joseph K Mathew, a male nurse at the AIIMS Trauma Centre and whose father is a daily wage earner in Kerala. Hee also cleared the civil services exam. Let us listen what inspired them to beat all odds and yet clear one of the toughest exams in the country.