Sewing Training Center by THDC-Vishnugad-Pipalkoti Hydro Electric Project: Another Step Towards Women Empowerment

Rishikesh- 10.08.2022: THDC-Vishnugad-Pipalkoti Hydro Electric Project is running a sewing training center for the women of project-affected villages of Mayapur and Pipalkoti areas of Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. As a result, many women earn a livelihood through complete tailoring training.
The women of vulnerable, remote and project-affected villages are moving towards self-reliance by getting 6-months sewing training by paying a nominal fee of just Rs 50 per month for the training center along with this they are also able to contribute successfully to the income of their family.
It is to mention that, THDC India Limited is also running two Computer training centers in Mayapur and Pipalkoti, and is providing training to more than 60 people as a result, they will be able to become professionally competent. Along with this, an awareness campaign for good health and cleanliness of women is also being run successfully in 27 villages under Saheli programme

Updated on : 11/08/2022