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Two Thari girls trained in rickshaw driving

Lakshmi and Asia are residents of Aban jo Tarr and Maansing Bheel villages of Block-2.

Thar Foundation has also provided them two rickshaws to transport local school girls and also to earn livelihood after school timings.  

Islamkot, Tharparkar

Taking a step further towards empowerment of women in desert district Tharparkar, the Thar Foundation has imparted rickshaw driving training to two young Thari girls.

Recently Human Development Foundation had donated two rickshaws to promote girls’ education in Thar Foundation’s schools in Thar Coal Block-2 of Tharparkar. Thar Foundation trained two young girls Lakshmi and Asia, residents of Aban jo Tarr and Maansing Bheel villages of Block-2. They have properly acquired driving license. These two girls will take local girl students to Thar Foundation’s High School and also earn livelihood by using these rickshaws after school hours.

These girls were provided driving training by Thar Foundation. They will earn a decent income as well as help young girls wanting to pursue their secondary education.

“Thar Foundation is striving to positively impact lives of local communities with the support of Govt of Sindh,” a press release said on Saturday. (PR)


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