Literacy Drive

  • Kerala's literacy drive brand ambassador dead April 5, 2013

    Malappuram: Cholakkodan Aysha, hailed as the brand ambassador of Kerala's universal literacy mission, passed away at her residence at nearby Kavannur. Aysha, 80, had been keeping indifferent health for some time and breathed her last on Thursday, family members said. She is survived by six children. An 'icon' of Kerala's successful...
  • Literacy drive in Tihar, inmates play teachers April 20, 2011

    New Delhi: Soon after 64-year-old Darshan Lal retired as a sub-inspector from Delhi Police, he was sentenced to two years imprisonment on charges of corruption last year. Lal is now trying to make a difference - he is now part of Tihar's 'padho aur padhao' scheme and is playing teacher...