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Jnanavikasa helps to achieve self-reliance

Manjula, a housewife from Devanahalli in Bengaluru rural is a member of Sri Karagamaale self-help group. Her dream of working from home became true with the help of Shri Kshethra Dharmasthala Rural Development Project. She is also the member of Prerana Jnanavikasa.

After choosing her favourite dairy farming, Manjula got a loan of Rs. 10,000. She collects around 30 litres of milk every day, which means she gets Rs. 16,000 from the milk dairy every day. She uses cow dung manure as compost.

As dairy farming is her favourite job, it keeps her happy. They are providing good education to their children. She proved that she is capable of running the self-help group. Now, her average income is around Rs. 1, 28,000 from milk and compost.