Rishita hails from Malkajgiri, Rangareddy district. She is studying in 3rd standard in Sri Sai Model High School, Cherlapally .

Her father Shravan Kumar is a taxi driver and mother Mamatha passed away due to health problems. When it was getting extremely difficult for him to support his son and daughter he contacted Sphoorti foundation. Rishita’s elder brother Vishal also stays at Sphoorti.