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Muhammed

Nominated by AKKARA FOUNDATION, BEKAL

All 2021 Children’s Peace Prize Nominees

Muhammed is for 90% physically disabled, he can only get around¬†with a wheelchair. Muhammed‘s aim is to provide equal opportunities for all children to grow and succeed in this competitive world, no child should lack education due to disabilities. Through the platform of the NGO ASIM VELIMANNA FOUNDATION, Muhammed supports higher education and empowers the underprivileged. Muhammed managed to get his school upgraded from lower primary school, to upper primary school. He is struggling for the upgrade of the upper primary school to High school, for which he collected signatures and drew attention of the state government by covering more than 450 km in wheelchair. Aasim won the UNICEF Child Achievers Award in 2014, and was appointed the Child Brand Ambassador for the All Kerala Charity Service Association.