PM Modi applauds Vijayshanti for lotus fibre initiative

NEW DELHI, Apr 30 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the Nation on the historic 100th episode of the Mann Ki Baat while applauding the changemakers of the country who through their various initiatives brought a change in the society.
Speaking to Vijayshanti, an female entrepreneur in Manipur, PM Modi applauded her efforts in bringing a major change in the society through her unique lotus fibre initiative.
Vijayshanti while sharing her journey in her endeavors also enumerated the engagement of 30 women in her initiative and how she is targeting to engage 100 women in the endeavour.
PM Modi praised Vijayshanti’s perseverance and determination to bring a change in the society while also attempting to engage women in her work so as to empower women in her community.
Vijayshanti further stated that beginning this year, she will be exporting lotus fibre to the United States, thus upholding the Government’s movement of ‘Vocal for local’.
Adding on to her achievement, PM Modi stated that Vijayshanti has made a major change in the society, specially with respect to women empowerment through ‘local for global’ initiative. India Today NE