News from APPL Foundation

Name: Miss Rakhi Jhora 

D/o : Sri Lakhi Prassad Jhora (OMRE) Estate Messenger

Though 55 to 60% of the total workforce of tea industry is dominated by women, but there is little representation of women in management, staff and workers in tea estates. Sirdars or supervisors is a male dominated position in the tea gardens. Borhat Tea Estate was no exception. But 4 women pluckers were upgraded as sirdars since 2012 and they are performing very well.

“Beating the odds of a vulnerable childhood to tasting professional success”

Dance competition winning team receiving award from CM
Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and Water Resources Minister Keshab Mahanta at the Sirish™ Festival organised by APPL Foundation at Misa in Nagaon district, on Sunday.