Inmaneul lives in a small bamboo structure home with his parents and older brother. His father, Marsel, is a construction worker who earns 45,000 Rupee, which translates to just $625 per year. It is difficult to for Marsel and his wife, Usha, to afford to raise the boys. They desire to see Inmanuel in Covenant Mission School. They are from the Santhalee tribe and speak Bengali. Inmanuel likes playing with his friends and singing.