ASHI, Haryana had noticed that majority of ladies residing in the nearby localities inhabited by economically weaker sections went out to work, leaving their children behind, during the day to supplement income of their husbands. There were also many single mothers who had to leave their children unattended while they went to work. These children, basically in the age group of 4 to 10 years, who either attended the afternoon shift in various Government schools or did not go to school were vulnerable to exploitation by anti-social elements. Therefore, Project Shubharambh was launched in 2012