New Library at Kilamangi - Sankar's village
15 Aug 2020
Kilamangi is a small tribal village at the foothills of the Eastern Ghats and far end of the Andhra border to the state of Orissa, 150 kilometers north west of Visakhapatnam up in the hills. Sankar and Fourteen families live together peacefully away from the busy life of the city.
Sankar and his friends came together to build the library building, shown above , by hand all by themselves with a monetary support from Siri foundation. Impressive commitment from Sankar and his team, and they proudly opened it on Aug 15, 2020. They have started conducting classes for young children during the pandemic.
Siri foundation's volunteers, friends and families visited Sankar's village on Jan 17, 2020.
Following pictures depict the construction and how they are using the new study center & library
Mr.Babu Rao teacher with Sankar's older brother, Mr.Mohan
Previous study room