Kamala Bai, sarpanch of a village in MP had to face a lot of discrimination from the people in the village. However, she put on a brave face and pushed ahead.
Meeting the secretary of an SHG in a rural Uttar Pradesh changed my idea of what a strong independent woman meant. She taught me what it means to be happy.
And then, all of a sudden, he gets up to leave, and that is when I realize that maybe that was the only conversation I would have of this sort.
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