9 year old boy
Than Htike Oo Case Story
Than Htike Oo is a 9 year old boy living in the Hway Ka Loke boarding house, where there are 171 children. He is studying in Grade 2 at Hway Ka Loke boarding house school. He is originally from Kar Mine Bone, Myawaddy, Burma. He arrived at the boarding house when he was 3 years old. His mother left him and his siblings and his father has had a new family with another partner. He has a lot of siblings and his father cannot support them all to go to school. Than Htike Oo father sent him to Hway Ka Loke boarding house in order to receive an education. His favorite subject is Burmese and he loves playing football. He wants to be a doctor when he grows up.