Sanitary Pad
Calcutta  /  Published 12.08.21

No school, menstrual hygiene hit

Schools had vending machines or organisations would visit to distribute sanitary pads and the girls would be comfortable taking the pads for free or at subsidised rates...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.10.20

Bihar polls: ‘Padman of Jharkhand’ in fray

Mangesh Jha, who independently helped over 600 rural households accept sanitary pads, files nomination from Harlakhi constituency...
By Saurav Roy in Ranchi

Calcutta  /  Published 04.05.20

Hygiene kits for women of Calcutta

Former student of Modern High School for Girls raises about Rs 4 lakh through crowdfunding and personal donations ...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 29.03.19

Sanitary pads at hand to bring girls to school

Teachers first felt the need to help out girls when they realised that almost every girl was skipping classes on certain dates every month...
By Tathagata Ray Chowdhury in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.01.19

Jamshedpur public loos get pad vending units

Steel city goes one up on Giridih by installing pad incinerators as well...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur


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