Naga Siromani | SKOCH Challenger Award - Honest Independent Civilian Honour

Naga Siromani: Grassroots Woman of the Year

Naga Siromani
Smt Naga Siromani, Rural e-seva entrepreneur, receiving the Skoch Challenger Award for Grassroots Woman of the Year from Mr Pranjal Sharma, Headlines Today

Naga Siromani: Grassroots Woman of the Year

Rural e-seva Entrepreneur

Naga Siromani belongs to West Godavari district in Andhra Pradesh. She used to sell vegetables to support her family of eight. Now an entrepreneur running an e-Seva Centre she has employed fifteen workers supporting their families. Each employee earns around 5,000 rupees a month. Her center offers services like collection of utility bills and issuing birth and death certificates and so on. The center duplicates as a computer learning school for local school children during after school hours in addition to selling traditional products like lace through the system.

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