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Meet Syeda Anfas Who’s Running ‘Footpath Schools’ in Karachi, and Loving It

IRSHAD SALIM (May 6, 2018) –Syeda Anfas’ pegged tents under Karachi’s flyovers are attracting the underprivileged street children to become civic and literate at the very least if not educated– that would be crossing the line as it’s state and government responsibility to provide free education up to Grade 10 under the Constitution and the 18th Amendment. The Sindh government has therefore barred Syeda’s ‘footpath-school’ such as in city’s posh Clifton and Defense areas from providing “free education” to the hundreds of underprivileged children the lady has succeeded in bringingRead More