Excellence Knowledge City for Girls, an oasis for girls' education in Sikar district of the desert state Rajasthan, offers free education along with books and uniform. The institution, which offers education from nursery to B.Sc and B.Ed. to underprivileged girls in the Shekhawati region, runs on entirely savings of entrepreneur Wahid Chowhan who was born in Sikar, and is now settled in Mumbai. This is probably the first institution that teaches Sanskrit along with Urdu and Arabic. It has completed 20 years successfully.