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There are 78 female convicts working under a rehabilitation plan aimed at their skill development and empowerment.
The State Government has issued fresh guidelines for distribution of sanitary napkins to girl students under ‘Khusi’ scheme from this academic session.
Jan Aushadhi Suvidha comes with a special additive, which makes it biodegradable when it comes in contact with oxygen after being discarded.
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.
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.
With eco-friendly being the mantra these days, many entrepreneurs are coming up with organic sanitary napkins.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Sanitary pads were placed in the 12 per cent tax slab when the Goods and Services Tax regime was implemented on July 1, 2017.
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.
Waiting halls at KSR, Yesvantpur stations to get coin-operated vending machines on March 8
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.’