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By: prabin raj | September 12, 2016

Rupali is in charge of ACT’s project Shivan, an incubator that helps women tailor garment in bulk. Here, women are given orders from government or private factories for different types of garments. In Shivan, she directly mentors five other women to become entrepreneurs like her. With a flicker of satisfaction she says “the main purpose of my life is to give my children a good education”.


Her life was not all four years ago. Her entire life revolved around her family; completing her daily tasks, sending daughters to school and taking care of her in-laws. Rupali picked up tailoring at a very young age. Although she was ambitious she never got a platform to express her talents. In her family, a woman stepping out of the four walls to earn a ...

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By: prabin raj | September 12, 2016

“Everyone talks about the importance of face value”, said a lady with proper english. She had acid scars on her face and was selling balloons on a Diwali day in 2015. A boy in her neighborhood threw acid on her face and husband abandoned her with two kids after that. She was working as a security in-charge but they removed her after the incident. The lady’s inner cry moved the young 32 year old Akash Bhardwaj. So he decided to provide better employment opportunities people like her.


Akash owns a Khass agency in New Delhi which organizes domestic and international tours for corporate organizations, schools and colleges, industrial tours, family trips etc. Today his travel agency has six women employees all of them are visually impaired. He...

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