Age: 20
Home:  Terai Region, Southern Nepal
Background: Father and Mother farmers.
Previous employment:
Current: Working at Patan Hospital

Neelam (2nd from left) with Binita, Yuna and Kamal

Neelam comes from the lowland region of Terai in southern Nepal, where her parents are farmers.  She is the youngest of 6 siblings.

As of July 2022 Neelam is a qualified nurse, having completed her studies at Patan Academy of Health Sciences Nursing College in Kathmandu. She is currently working at Patan Hospital, before embarking on her bonded period in a rural area.