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Vermicompost Enterprise

Asha Devi, a resident of Village Dhannipatti, district Kushi Nagar, Uttar Pradesh. With a desire to supplement her household’s income, she wanted to start her enterprise from her home. After exploring some traditional businesses such as Food Processing and Sewing, but she was not satisfied. And that’s when she approached the W4P team at DA.


Women in Fly Ash Brick Industry

Mikki Devi, former Mukhiya of Madhura South Panchayat in Araria district, was looking for an opportunity to set up an enterprise. One of her tenants, an engineer working with the National Thermal Power Corporation Limited, Kahalgaon (NTPC), encouraged her to set up a fly ash brick manufacturing unit. He shared his knowledge about fly ash manufacturing units with Mikki Devi. She then consulted Abhay Kumar Singh, present Mukhiya of Madhura South Panchayat and he extended his support to establish Bhawani Shankar Fly Ash Bricks.


Mahesh Kumar: When Diligent Work and Training Bring Success

Mahesh Kumar, owing to the poor financial condition of his family, could not pursue higher studies after completing class 12th. He then enrolled at Gurukul Career Academy, Jodhpur, to get trained for a Micro Finance job role...

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