Women of all ages too were a part of the thousands of farmers that thronged the arterial roads of Mumbai on Sunday and Monday. Forgetting their domestic challenges back at home, the women farmers stood firm at Azad Maidan, unfazed by heat and fatigue, determined not to give up until their demands were met. He is unable to work so I run the household to support my children who are in school. Sitabai Padvi, 30, left behind her 18-year-old daughter and in-laws so that she could accompany her husband Ramdas in the long march. She tends to get nervous but I have asked her to be brave as we are fighting our battle with the government.” Appa Shankar Gharmale’s daughter is appearing for HSC exams in Vani Taluka.
Source: dna March 13, 2018 00:22 UTC