Prasant Vasant Kamble was born on 5 July 1990 in Madabhavi, India. In 2008 he completed his university education. On 28 May 2014 while serving in the Indian army he sustained a spinal cord injury which resulted in lifelong paraplegia. Mr Kamble lives at the Khadki Paraplegic Rehabilitation Centre, Pune. Prasant Vasant has been painting with his mouth since February 2018. When he is doing this he feels good and forgets all his losses and worries. Painting has given him a reason to get up in the morning.
Date of birth: 05.07.1990
Scholarship holder since: 01.03.2020