Debarati Chowdhury, a hearing impaired student of class VII, fought the challenges of mainstream education and successfully completed her Secondary and HS studies. She lost her vision when she was in UG studies in Commerce. She took some time to tide over this trauma of vision and hearing loss. With our support, she learnt Braille and sign language within 3 months. She is now a student of NSOU with English Major and completed 4 semesters with above 60% marks.