Menstrual Hygiene

Menstrual Hygiene

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Goods and Services Tax (GST) Menstrual Hygiene News

Akshay Kumar, Twinkle Khanna, Real Life PadMan Among Those Who Welcome GST Exemption On Sanitary Pads

GST Council's decision to exempt sanitary pads from the tax of 12 percent has been welcomed by everyone from ordinary citizens, politicians to celebrities. ...
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Congratulations Women! Sanitary Napkins Now Exempted From GST
Goods and Services Tax (GST) Menstrual Hygiene News

GST Council Meet: Congratulations Women! Sanitary Pads Are Now Exempt From GST But There Are Other Challenges

Under GST or Goods and Services Tax, sanitary napkins were taxed at 12 per cent which had a direct bearing on the cost of the pads and kept it out of reach of many ...
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Delhi government planned to provide the menstrual hygiene products for free to school students
Delhi Menstrual Hygiene News

Why Centre’s Funds For Menstrual Hygiene Projects Unutilised: High Court Asks Delhi Government

Delhi High Court received information via an RTI that Rs 27 lakh disbursed by the Centre for providing menstrual hygiene products, has not been used ...
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Bareilly District Administration To Provide Low Cost Sanitary Napkins To Rural Women
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Bareilly District Administration To Provide Low Cost Sanitary Napkins To Rural Women

In the first phase, women and girls of 250 villages will get a pack of six sanitary napkins at just Rs. 20 ...
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Clean Toilets, Better Menstrual Hygiene Services: Here Is How A Duo Is Building A Healthier Mumbai For Women
Menstrual Hygiene Swachh Warriors

Clean Toilets, Better Menstrual Hygiene Services: Here Is How A Duo Is Building A Healthier Mumbai For Women

With a mission to provide women in Mumbai access to clean toilets and good menstrual hygiene services, this Mumbaikar duo has started a Bindii: The Red Dot Revolution movement ...
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Maharashtra Jails To Get Sanitary Vending Machines
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Maharashtra Jails To Get Sanitary Pad Vending Machines

Maharashtra State Women's Commission has decided to install sanitary napkin vending machines and incinerators in 9 prisons of Maharashtra ...
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Menstrual Hygiene: Hirakhand Express gets a sanitary pad vending machine
Menstrual Hygiene News

Hirakhand Express Becomes Second Train After Rajdhani Express To Have Sanitary Pad Vending Machine

The napkin vending machine will be installed in the toilet of the A1 coach from where woman passengers can buy the pads for Rs 5 per piece ...
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Haryana To Provide Sanitary Napkins To Students At A Cost Of ₹1
Haryana Menstrual Hygiene News

Haryana To Provide Sanitary Napkins To Students At A Cost Of ₹1

To protect girls and women belonging to Below Poverty Line from a variety of diseases caused due to unhygienic menstrual practices, Haryana government has taken an initiative ...
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“If Today We Don’t Think And Act About Poor Menstrual Hygiene, It Will Become As Big As Polio And Then It Will Be Too Late”, Says Delhi’s Pad-Warrior
Delhi Menstrual Hygiene

“If Today We Don’t Think And Act About Poor Menstrual Hygiene, It Will Become As Big As Polio And Then It Will Be Too Late”, Says Delhi’s Pad-Warrior

Meet 24-year-old, Anurag Chauhan, who had don the role of a PadMan to debunk the taboos associated with menstruation ...
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Maharashtra Menstrual Hygiene Swachh Warriors

300 Tribal Women From Mumbai Ditch Unhygienic Menstrual Practices, Thanks To The Effort Of A 27-Year-Old

From introducing eco-friendly sanitary napkins to teaching tribal women ways to scientifically dispose of menstrual waste, here’s how Chinu Kwatra from Mumbai is making an impact ...
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On Menstrual Hygiene Day, Jamshedpur Based NGO Gifts Two PadBanks To Government School Girls
Jharkhand Menstrual Hygiene News

On Menstrual Hygiene Day, Jamshedpur Based NGO Gifts Two PadBanks To Government School Girls

With Mission 5000, Nischay, an NGO, has collected 5,000 packs of sanitary napkins through donation and has initiated PadBanks in government schools ...
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Menstrual Hygiene Day: Akshay Kumar, Shabana Azmi Emphasise On The Need To Involve Men To Initiate More Dialogues About Menstruation
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Menstrual Hygiene Day: Akshay Kumar, Shabana Azmi Emphasise On The Need To Involve Men To Initiate More Dialogues About Menstruation

On Menstrual Hygiene Day, actor Akshay Kumar, Shabana Azmi, and BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi talk about menstrual awareness and the need to included men and young boys in initiating more dialogue about menstruation ...
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