6.8 crore women in self-help groups join fight against covid-19
These women are making facemasks, running community kitchens, delivering essential supplies, sensitising people
Kudumbashree, one of the world’s largest networks of women, was the earliest to mass produce masks
BENGALURU : In Jasala, western Uttar Pradesh, Murti Devi has been making 60 face masks a day for the past month after finishing her household chores and working in the fields. Devi is one of about 200 women from self-help groups (SHGs) in the village stitching face masks.