Every now and then we bear witness to the inspiring stories of young women who persevere to beat the odds and come out winners in their respective fields. We hear about talented individuals who win accolades and the nation goes crazy with appreciation for their hard work and flair. But after their short-lived fame, we tend to forget about them.

What happens to these inspiring people after they’ve disappeared into oblivion? More often than not, social obligations and circumstances get in the way of their dreams and opportunities.

This video brings out the hard-hitting reality plaguing most talented young women in our nation, where for the lack of opportunities they resign to a fate of mediocrity despite being meant for much bigger things.

Watch this video to know what you can do to change the future for India’s prodigal daughters: