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English Medium Vs Urdu Medium

Today I watched "Hindi Medium" I felt like this movie really showed the problem of our education and class system. Here I want to tell my own story as well.

I used to study in an Urdu Medium Government School, there were two schools in one building and the other school was English Medium (typically known as Islamabad Model college). I would always envy those English medium kids for their uniforms, their beautifully decorated classes, and how politely their teacher's talks to them in English. In my whole break time, I would sit in the corner and observe the English Medium kids, playing different sports and having lots of swings in their ground and hoping that one day I will also study in English Medium School. On the other hand life at Urdu medium school was sad. One day I went to the English Medium school asked their teacher that I want to study here, she told me that they don't take kids from Urdu medium and shattered my dreams by telling my teachers that I crossed…