BY : Kampuzz Team
Date : 25-03-2015
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Interview with Super 30's Founder Anand Kumar
Anand Kumar, founder of Super
30, a free coaching center which trains children from poor families for entry
into the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology. Peoples are glad to see
the work of Anand Kumar, listing him as a "People's Hero".
Anand Kumar has helped 263 children from poor families to make it
into the prestigious IITs. Here is a brief interview of Anand Kumar:
Question 1: “what would make you happiest”?
Answer 1: “I always wanted to become a mathematician. My teachers
encouraged me a lot and under the guidance of my mentor and guru, Devi Prasad
Verma, (then the Head, Department of Mathematics, Patna Science College), I
started a training program for mathematics lovers. It was a free program, which
anybody with interest in Mathematics could join”.
Question 2: “How are you feeling”?
Answer 2: "It feels great to find a place in People. It will
inspire me work even harder. I am not a celebrity. I am just an ordinary man,
but this is a great gesture from the magazine, to find me good enough for this
honor. This is recognition of the students, my teachers and family members, as
without them it would not have been possible," Kumar said.
Question 3: It was easy for you?
Answer 3: “Initially, making all arrangements for 30 students was
not so easy but I generated funds by tutoring students of other schools, while
my mother, Jayanti Devi, cooked food for the students.”