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Amudha was a sanitary worker in a Hotel. Her husband working as scavenger (Toilet cleaner) at a sugar factory. Without any dream the life was going. READ had intervention with this family and emphasized on alternative employment. After several intervention READ could liberate her by refrain from scavenging work.

Amudha is an active participant of Vigilance Committee at Thoppur of Sathyamangalam Block. She was chosen for entrepreneurship – Grant distribution. She was supported with Rs.10000/- with that she started selling Health mix powder. It has taken one year since she started this self employment, now Amudha earns more that what she earned by sanitary work.  She also stopped her husband from scavenger work and now both of them make this home base work successfully and become a role model to others.