Hemant is a meek boy. He is not sure, but as per our local partners, he is nine years old. Hemant has a big family comprising of his father, mother, the elder brother, and two younger sisters. He is currently living with them in a temporary shelter in a park next to Lal Quila in Delhi.
They originally belong to Bihar and moved to Delhi in search of livelihood opportunities. Just like millions of other people who migrate from rural areas to big cities in search of better employment and income generating opportunities, Hemant’s father also moved to Delhi along with his family.