Sulabh International to give Rs. 1,000 per month to widows

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After launching a scheme to help the widows of Vrindavan, Sulabh International today announced its decision to give a monthly dole of Rs. 1,000 each to such women to prevent them from starvation and begging. Making the announcement, Sulabh Founder, Bindeshwar Pathak, said the organisation has decided to make the payment on the fifth day… Read more »

Sulabh disburses monthly aid to Vrindavan widows

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  Lucknow : Sulabh International, the NGO promoting low-cost sanitation and hygiene, Wednesday said it would provide a monthly aid of Rs.1,000 to widows living in penury in Vrindavan in Uttar Pradesh. The aid for August had been distributed to the widows living in four government shelters, Sulabh founder Bindeshwar Pathak said on the last… Read more »

Bride who fled hubby for having no toilet gets slapped with $4,000 award

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MASEMBE TAMBWE in Bhopal   Good fortune couldn’t have come better to Anita Narre, the Indian now famed bride who ran away from her husband after finding that he didn’t have a toilet, after a local NGO slapped her with 4,000 US Dollars. Sulabh Sanitation and Social Reform Movement Founder, Dr Bindeshwar Pathak travelled 500kms… Read more »

Dispelling darkness from lives of Vrindavan widows

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It was exactly a year ago that The Hindu wrote about the plight of abandoned and destitute women, particularly widows, who take shelter in Vrindavan, prompting the National Legal Services Authorities (NALSA) to take action. It filed a social justice litigation before the Supreme Court for ameliorating the pitiable condition of these women and directing… Read more »

Vrindavan widows: Sulabh promises help

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NGO Sulabh International on Sunday announced that it would take proper care of Virndavan widows after Supreme Court noted their miserable plight. "From today onwards, no widow of Virandavan will sleep without food. Each and every widow will get food every night," Sulabh founder Bindeshwar Pathak said while launching a programme for destitutes here. The apex court had recently taken a… Read more »