Age: 20
Home:  Terai Region, Southern Nepal
Background: Father and Mother are farmers.
Previous employment: Patan Hospital
Current: Qualified as a nurse in 2022, currently applying for a Bachelors in Nursing.

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, thanks to a DFN scholarship.