Village girl makes her parents proud, gets whopping ₹1.7 crore package in USA

India has never been short of producing budding talents in the field of academics, sports and other important streams. Recently, a student, identified as Kanchan Shekhawat hogged the limelight as she has been hired by a software company in America at a staggering annual package of Rs 1.70 crore per year which means her monthly earning is more than 14 lakhs per month.

Kanchan Shekhawat’s story is one that needs to be told to inspire the youths of the nation. Hailing from Sikar, Rajasthan, Kanchan has made not only her parents but also the entire country proud by getting the highest package of 1.70 crores per annum from an American company. The people of the village and area are very happy with this success.

Kanchan’s dream has come true at an early age. She had understood the importance of education in her school days. She had then decided that she would make education the most powerful weapon. In 10th class, she had made up her mind that she would become an engineer.

The 26-year-old Kanchan says when you are dedicated towards achieving your goals, the only strategy is to work hard and do not give up until you achieve your goal.

Kanchan received her primary education in Gujarati medium in Vadodara. She studied from 8th to 12th class in Hindi medium. After that, she moved to Mizoram to fulfil her dream and did a B.Tech degree from NIT Mizoram.

Coming from a middle class family, Kanchan’s father Bhanwar Singh Shekhawat was a contractor in a plastic factory. His father does farming and Mother Chand Kanwar is a housewife. Kanchan has imbibed hard working skills from her parents. Kanchan’s elder sister is a house wife and her younger brother Dharmendra is preparing for competitive exams.

Kanchan gives credit for her success to her parents and teachers. She says, “My success wouldn’t have been possible without the support of my parents and teachers”.

Kanchan is currently working as a Senior Software Engineer at US based software company Amazon. Earlier, Kanchan received offers of 7 lakh, 18 lakh and 40 lakh. Kanchan showed integrity by not only doing her job, but giving it her full attention to do it correctly.

Kanchan is now an inspiration for many youths who dream to get a job in the USA. She has achieved what others dream of. Many people read her inspirational story and get motivated. Let’s praise her for a big achievement.

Dharam Sikarwar
Writer, historian, and activist Dharam Sikarwar is a very active author The Youth. He writes on national and international issues, environment, politics. He is an avid book reader as well.