Women vs Liquor: Women trigger a quiet revolution!

It took me quite a long time to develop a voice, and now that I have it, I am not going to be silent.” - Madeleine Albright.

The women of Phoga Bharthari panchayat in the Bikaner region of Rajasthan exhibit the perfect example of raising their voice against wrongdoings. Pooja Chhabra, the president of the liquor ban revolution here elaborates on the genesis of this village. "A cluster of five villages, with an approx. population of 9000 is a region inhabited for the last 500 years and is now a victim of rampant alcoholism.

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