Neelam(13) and Nikita Thite(9) at their residence at Tasgaon, Sangli. Their mother, Meena died six years back while their father Shamrao, a construction worker succumbed to Aids seven years back. Both parents were Hiv positive and the children too are positive. Nikita wishes to be a doctor when she grows up. The two girls are currently being taken care of by their grandparents, Akkatai(66) and Pandurang who is 73 years old. (image by Ritesh Uttamchandani)
Neelam(13) and Nikita Thite(9) at their residence at Tasgaon, Sangli. Their mother, Meena died six years back while their father Shamrao, a construction worker succumbed to Aids seven years back. Both parents were Hiv positive and the children too are positive. Nikita wishes to be a doctor when she grows up. The two girls are currently being taken care of by their grandparents, Akkatai(66) and Pandurang who is 73 years old.
©Ritesh Uttamchandani
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