Meena Singh was born and raised in Nagaland, India. She was 8 years old when her family decided to move back to Nepal. Led by her grandfather, their return was unexpected and very sudden. They returned back to their roots, only to find all of their belongings had been snatched away by relatives. All their savings had dried up in an attempt to get back what was theirs. After two years, the family’s only breadwinner, Singh’s grandfather passed away leaving them with nothing to hold on to.