Dayanada Chinappagowda Marigowda
Nature of disability:
Low vision
Educational qualification:
Std 10

Background: Dayanada belongs to Gadag districtand has low vision since birth. He has completed basic education till Class 10 but was unable to pursue further studies because of the economic condition of the family.

APD intervention: Dayanada got to know about the APD through VRW from Gadag and was referred to the horticulture training program.He has completed the 10-month non-formal job orientation at APD. Through thehorticulture training program, he has picked up on skill-based horticulture and works at a well-reputed organization. Now, he isoverjoyedand extremely eager to join work.