PUSHPA   BASNET was born in 1984. She is a social worker and the founder president of the Early Childhood Development Center and Butterfly Home, a non-profit organization in Nepal. Pushpa Basnet started her career at the age of 21, while she was still an undergraduate student of Social Work at St. Xavier’s College. Her organization works to strengthen the rights of children living behind bars with their incarcerated parents. She is a well-recognized personality and her story has been told many times. She was declared as the CNN hero of the year 2012. She got inspiration early in her life. She has got many awards because of her good work.                                                                                                                                     – Bijaya Thedi Magar