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Providing Safer livelihood Option for Beedi Workers in Deoghar

24th December, Deoghar, Jharkhand

A workshop was organized at Deoghar on 24th December collectively by Pairvi, Lok Vikas Sanstha, Smagra Seva, Lok Prerna Samadhan and International Human Rights Association. The workshop witnessed presence of 50 Participants including Beedi workers, representatives of labor union and civil society organizations.

Beedi workers from Jamui, Banka and Deoghar districts shared their concerns and challenges.  Alternatives for the Beedi workers were also discussed. Participants suggested options like manufacturing of agarbatti, lakh bangles, and plastic flowers for use in cycle which are being manufactured in this area.