Justin remained focused on his goals and finally achieved them when Hyderabad-based Value Labs offered him associate director's job and a pay package of Rs 19 lakh.
"Ration through PDS was our main source of food," he said, adding that his family could manage a meagre Rs 50,000 a year income.
"I was getting older, so finally enrolled for Nagpur after the second attempt," he said.
He wanted to pursue MBA from IIM-Kozhikode but couldn't make it in his first attempt.
However, Justin's aunts knew only education could improve the family's fortunes and ensured her nephew and his sister did not drop out of school.
Stay updated with all the Latest Nagpur headlines here. For more exclusive & live news updates from all around India, stay connected with NYOOOZ.