Age no barrier when it comes to learning, proves 74-year old Ramilaben Shukla
Nearly 10,000 students had their convocation ceremony at the Babasaheb Ambedkar Open University in Ahmedabad this week. Among them was Ramilaben Shukla, who was clearly the darling of the crowd, going by the cheers and claps!
Ramilaben completed her graduation in science in the 1965. She has now finished her post-graduation as well and plans to continue studying until her last breath.
Ramilaben says she could not study when she was younger as there were financial problems and social obligations. She is determined to make up for all that lost time and is eyeing a Ph.D degree.
Ramilaben credits her supportive family for being able to take up her education again.