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Women prisoners making eco-friendly sanitary napkins in Nagpur Central Jail

There are 78 female convicts working under a rehabilitation plan aimed at their skill development and empowerment.

published on : 11th July 2018

Fresh norms for Khusi sanitary napkin scheme

 The State Government has issued fresh guidelines for distribution of sanitary napkins to girl students under ‘Khusi’ scheme from this academic session. 

published on : 2nd July 2018

Union Minister Ananth Kumar launches biodegradable sanitary napkins in Bengaluru

Jan Aushadhi Suvidha comes with a special additive, which makes it biodegradable when it comes in contact with oxygen after being discarded.

published on : 6th June 2018

Girl students of all government schools in Haryana to get sanitary napkins at Rs 1 from August

CM Khattar said girls till 18 years will be provided with the napkins in schools, while those above the age limit will get it through the through PDS at ration shops every month.

published on : 3rd June 2018

Railways' toilet policy: Low cost sanitary napkins, condoms to be sold at stations

Condoms and sanitary pads would now be sold at toilet facilities both inside and outside railway stations for not only the passengers but also the people living in its vicinity.

published on : 26th May 2018

A green solution for that time of month with eco-friendly sanitary napkins

With eco-friendly being the mantra these days, many entrepreneurs are coming up with organic sanitary napkins.

published on : 23rd April 2018

Alternative sanitary pads are here, but accessibility still an issue

Organic cotton, banana or jute fibre -- and even old clothes -- are now among the alternatives on offer to the sanitary pads sold by the MNCs in India.

published on : 12th April 2018

Odisha government draws criticism over free supply of sanitary napkins to school-going girls under Khushi scheme

Under the scheme, girl students from Class VI to X are provided free sanitary napkins in Government and government-aided schools across the State.

published on : 30th March 2018

Government's gift to women on International Women's Day: low-cost sanitary napkins

The government, on Thursday, announced the launch of 100 per cent bio-degradable sanitary napkins, to be called “Suvidha”, under the under the Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana.

published on : 8th March 2018

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launches ‘Khushi, the padgirl’

Sanitary napkins will now be provided free of cost to girl students of government and government-aided schools in the State. This was announced by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday.

published on : 27th February 2018

Odisha to provide free sanitary napkins to 17 lakh girl students

The scheme called Khushi will benefit 17 lakh girl students from Class VI to XII. In addition to this, the state government will also expand social marketing of sanitary napkins for women and girls.

published on : 26th February 2018

Indigenous businesses to be hit by no GST on sanitary napkins: Maneka Gandhi

Sanitary pads were placed in the 12 per cent tax slab when the Goods and Services Tax regime was implemented on July 1, 2017.

published on : 20th February 2018

Bagdogra airport to install sanitary napkin vending machines 

The facility would be available at ladies toilets in the airport at the end of this month and the cost of each napkin will be Rs 5.

published on : 19th February 2018

Now, get sanitary pads at Bengaluru Railway stations

Waiting halls at KSR, Yesvantpur stations to get coin-operated vending machines on March 8

published on : 13th February 2018

Pad-jiji Maya Vishwakarma reaches out to women in tribal districts of Madhya Pradesh

The 35-year-old scientist, who returned to Narsinghpur district after her research on leukemia at the University of California in San Francisco, will embark on her project, ‘Padwoman.’

published on : 3rd February 2018
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