The students can buy a pad for Rs 5 only at their schools and the teachers or volunteers of Meena manch ensure the availability of pads.
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Two security guards and two wardens were terminated following the incident.
Rita Gehtori, the winner of Tilu Rauteli award for social work, said village women who are often out in the field to fetch water or fodder from distant areas are at most risk.
Vistara carries has a 3.8-per cent share in the domestic passenger market, as per the January data of aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation.
The march on the ninth day focussed on taboos associated with menstruation.
Maliwal took the step of issuing notices to manufacturers across the country when some college going girls informed her that the tax rebate on sanitary pads is not being passed on to the consumers.
This was done at the 62nd All India Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (AICOG) held at Palace Grounds.
The sanitary napkin vending machine project, implemented by the LSG Departments amid much fanfare, is the latest victim of official apathy.
Organisations like Gramalaya, a Tiruchirappalli based voluntary organisation working for water and sanitation and Jatan Sansthan from Rajasthan, are doing commendable work.
Around Diwali time, Riva appealed to people in Dubai to donate money for the cause and within a short span, she managed enough sum to buy sanitary pads for 250 girls, she said.
The chief minister initiated action after he was informed that instead of educating the girls about proper disposal of the pads, the teachers decided to strip them.
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