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Pallishri Project

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Promise Worldwide and Promise Kolkata Charitable Trust are making significant strides in providing basic education to children in remote areas through remote cyber education delivered by successful professionals. Pallishri, is a village in Barjora Block of Bankura district.  Barjora Block has a total population of 202,049, with 12.8% residing in urban areas and 87.2% in rural areas. According to Census 2011, the average literacy rate in urban areas is 81.5%, and in rural areas, it is 70.2%. Of the population, 11% are children between 0-6 years old, with 11740 male children and 11087 female children. The total literacy rate of Barjora Block is 71.67%, with male literacy at 71.84% and female literacy at 54.84%. Promise has made an impact in Pallishri by providing education to nine students belonging to the scheduled tribe, who would otherwise have limited access to basic education.

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