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Women In Jhabua Take Up An Initiative

09-02-2018 08:00 AM | Shilpika Bajpai | My Indian Dream

Women In Jhabua Take Up An Initiative | My Indian Dream

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Women in Jhabua's Amba Khodra set up sanitary pad manufacturing units.

Overcoming opposition from village men and elders, the women of Jhabua' Amba Khodra have set up a sanitary pad manufacturing units.

The women were using alternative methods which made them prone to severe infections.

After taking a loan from National Rural Livelihood Mission, the women set up this unit. The women make up to 600-700 pads in a month and earn around Rs. 1000 per month.

Hemlata is the group leader who ignored the orthodox mentality of people who called it a taboo and dirty thing and continued to finish the project of setting up this unit.

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