Sukumbasi Tika Prasad



Tika Prasad Chaunlagain 74 years old is from Rauthaut Terai who has been living with his daughter Sarita 44 and granddaughter Urmila 14 who studies in a government school in grade 7. Tika has been living in the slum for ten years now with his dream to earn a better future for his children he came to Kathmandu to find work. He has managed to maintain a small kitchen garden and they catch a chicken for dinner tonight as his son in law Kamal will be coming back from Saudi after 2 years. Kamal is working as a manson in Saudi together with millions of young Nepalese who are working in the gulf for better opportunity. Despite hard life, everyone in the family is happy and in mood for celebration.