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It is challenging times for single women farmers during lockdown

Lockdown imposed thanks to Covid-19 outbreak pushed solitary females farmers in Maharashtra in distress, deprived them of do the job, funds, and adequate food. Now, these females farmers deal with huge troubles in the approaching Kharif to procure seeds and financial loans to cultivate.

Mahila Kisan Adhikaar Manch (MKAAM) — Forum For Gals Farmers’ Rights along with other organisations in Maharashtra recently performed a study throughout 17 districts of Maharashtra to assess the affect of Covid-19 and the lockdown on solitary females engaged in cultivation and operating as wage labourers.

The study uncovered that all round food intake declined in

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