Hemlata Baruah

HEMLATA BARUAH (born 1928) dedicated her life to a women’s organization called the Tezpur Mahila Samiti where she worked from 1954 to 2014. She is responsible for keeping a strong link with the rural mahila samities¬† and federating them with the Tezpur District Mahila Samiti to pursue weaving projects.

Interviewed by Monisha Behal

Date: 19 November 2011

Here is a short excerpt from the interview in Assamese

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English translation of the complete interview with Hemlata Baruah

 

Transcripts cleaned and edited by Laxmi Murthy
Audio edited and uploaded by Uma Tanuku