Lota Daud

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18 Elderly Women Participate in 'Lota Daud'

In an uncommon initiative, locals in Bhopal organised an event called "Lota Daud" on October 12. In the event, about 18 elderly women participated in a race carrying water pots in their hands. The message conveyed to the society through this was about awareness against the evil practice where women had no option but to use open spaces for defecation.

Wed, 13 Oct 2021 - 06:47 PM / by Nehal Surana

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