If you want to become a successful person you need to know where you are and where you are going, you should have a definite goal. To tell the world what you can do needs a strong will power and single mindedness and a strong mind.
A swat girl is determined to carve out her own niche in the field of IT despite she is not having much financial support. IT profession is developing everyday. There is a huge demand for programmers in this field to come up with the ideas.
Tahira Muhammad, from Faiz abad wants to become software engineer and want to earn name for her country and her family. But she is also a victim of financial problems, she also afraid of lack of resources and guidelines that will help her move near her aim.
Tahira’s father died when she was born, her mother is working as a domestic help to fulfill the financial needs.
She told that, her father died when she was only one year old and her mother started working to overcome the financial problems that her family just fall into. her mother works in the houses to earn a living for her.
Tahira was asked how she came to develop her desire to become a software engineer? she told that her mother used to work in the houses and she used to look at the TV sets and Laptops with curiosity. She then developed the desire to become a software engineer.
Tahira added that, ‘I was good at studies, so i would watch all the electric appliances and wonder how they worked’. She recalled that they had a financial problem but her mother still helped her in doing a diploma in Information Technology after passing in metric exams.
She told that, her mother wanted her to become a doctor but she was interested in becoming an IT expert to which her mother changed her mind.
Her work in information technology she developed a software for a local government body issues for issuing the birth certificates and also for non-government organizations for storing data about the women who are victims of the domestic violence.
She is now a days busy in developing a video game, she is inspired from the idea of girls education and added that wants to promote the cause of women education in area of swat.
She told that her mother is ill, she has been teaching in a private school for only a meagre salary of 4 thousand Rupees. Her mother is unable to work. she told that She has willnever give she is determined to do a degree in software Engineering to fulfill her dreams.