Sharda Chouragade, a single mother from Nagpur sold vegetables and worked as a domestic help before starting her stall in 2004.
“I come from a village where people believed that women are only supposed to stay indoors and take care of the household. While I enjoyed my work as a homemaker, I never agreed to the limitation of that idea. I wanted to do something more, something on my own and after a lot of struggle, I did it.”
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