Champion Woman Dairy Farmer

Apr 13, 2019

Sushma Lakda, a woman dairy farmer from Kudu Navatoli, Lohardaga, Jharkhand, narrated her experience in maintaining a herd of 20 cows who yield 80-100 litres of milk every day enabling her to pursue the engineering studies of two of her sons and daughter in the capital city of Ranch and Steel city of Jamshedpur, also proudly stated that her children are proud of their mother’s achievements. Till 2003, Sushma used to sell Hadu (liquor made from rice) on the roadside. Her net income is in the range of Rs. 28000 – 30000 per month. Sushma has received several awards and is considered a role model in the state.

Transforming Lives and Livelihoods

Transforming Lives and Livelihoods

It is a pleasure to present the first four editions of the collection of case stories from the HDFC Bank Parivartan project initiated with the support of the HDFC Bank CSR and implemented by the BAIF Institute…