Sobankali is eight years old, in the Lower Kindergarten class, and is thankful for the NCF hostel. Sobankali is simply beautiful, seemingly quiet but can be a firecracker with her friends. She loves to dance and comes alive at night when everyone has retired for the evening and she has instigated a dance party in her dorm room. Although she is in LKG, she is friendly with many of the girls in the other classes, and has friends everywhere she turns.
She has been at the hostel for eight months. She is from the village of Thehe where both her parents are farmers. Her mother has a leg disability. Sobankali’s favorite color is green, her favorite animal is a cow, and her favorite subject is English .When she grows up she wants to be a nurse.