Rajesh said as more people are placing bulk orders for the pads, the outlets have been forced to limit the number of pads sold to each buyer.
Many also not comfortable with men in nearby rooms, want separate spaces at care centres; we can’t make arrangements for all their needs, says official
Radha is not alone. This is the story of thousands of girl students of classes 6 to 12 studying in government schools across the State.
Women and girls living in the hamlets have been forced to compromise on their menstrual hygiene.
Dharia informs The Morning Standard that so far over 80,000 pads have been distributed and there are plans to spread the activity to more districts.
Except for the security personnel, a job outsourced to a private firm, all other staff will be female on these stations, the official added.
Forget chunky pads, stains and rashes, a group of city women are promoting the use of menstrual cups and cloth pads, which also have ecological benefits.