Raipur: Gauthans within the state are now not acknowledged as merely cow shelters relatively they’ve been reworked into multi-activity facilities , which is empowering ladies and making them self-reliant, says chief minister Bhupesh Baghel.
Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel inaugurated one such Gauthan in Katkona village of Koriya district on Wednesday. Greater than 140 members belonging to 14 ladies self-help teams are indulged in varied revenue producing actions right here.
Gauthans are boosting employment alternatives within the rural areas however have additionally been facilitating in creating a collective spirit among the many villagers, an official launch mentioned.
Works together with making of potato chips are headed by Jai Maa Kali group, manufacturing of spices is being completed by Shri Ganesh group,
and Dona-Pattal manufacturing work is completed by Pratigya Group. Equally, Mahamaya group is indulged in LED bulb assembling, mini rice mill is being operated by Pratigya group whereas pulse processing is being completed by Roshni group. Likewise, different such ladies teams are collaborating in revenue producing actions together with poultry and goat farming, vermi-compost manufacturing, creating group kitchen gardens.
In the meantime, outlets are additionally being operated by the ladies related to Shri Ganesh Group and Gondwana Heera Moti Group within the complicated constructed close to Gauthan.
Katkona Panchayat Sarpanch Bhuneshwari is herself related with a ladies group related to manufacturing of vermicompost in Gauthan.
Presently over 792 quintals of manure has been manufactured thus far whereas manure value Rs 7.25 lakh has been offered by the group. Sarpanch Bhuneshwari has deposited an quantity of Rs 40,000 (obtained from sale of vermi-compost) within the financial institution to safe her daughter s future. Indrakunwar, the secretary of the group, has bought a borewell dug in her home from her share of incomes. With this, she has already generated an revenue of practically Rs 10,000 by producing natural vegetable in her bari . As many as 55 ladies related to 10 ladies self-help teams have been related with livelihood actions by Katkona Gauthan.