An initiative — ‘Har Hath Kalam’ — by a group of 70-odd youngsters is taking beggars and ragpickers off the streets in Patiala and putting them in schools. They have already transformed 100 lives in past year. The going, however, has not been easy. The Indian Express traces the ups and downs of the initiative, and its success story
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