C.Sangeetha is the daughter of Chinnasamy a menial labourer from the nearby village.Her family lives in utter poverty in subhuman conditions.They live in a small thatched one room hut.They do not have walls for their hut. The thatched partition serves as the wall.Sangeetha is in grade 9 in the high school. She is an average student. She is a good painter and artist.