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Case Story : Munni Aktar Lipi (Visually impaired)

Photo of Munni Aktar LipiName – Munni Aktar Lipi

Father-dead: Syed Golam Sarwar

Mother – Shirin Begum

Village –Poshchim Bon

Police Station – Kalkhini

District – Madaripur

Munni Akhtar Lipi lost her eyesight, while she was only two and half months of age, due to severe typhoid. Her father Late Syed Ghulam Sarwar was aconstable of the then BDR. Munni’s family consists of her mother, four sisters and one brother. She faced constant obstacles because of her disability. Nevertheless, in 2010, she passed SSC examination from Government blind school, Sagardi, Barisal. After passing HSC in 2012, she went to Badrunnesa Government College and after that enrolled in the Political Science department of Chittagong University. During the second year’s examination, the invigilator took her paper for 30 minutes because she drew a map with the help of her author. However, recently she successfully completed her Master’s degree on Political Science.