Pubs, Liquor Shops and Women Empowerment

Original Author – ANIL CHAWLA Maidservants working in our locality live in a slum called S. Farm. The slum had a country liquor shop. As is usual in many such shops, the shop also had an ‘ahaataa’ (courtyard). The ahaataa is an open area with bare minimum crude furniture. Customers who buy a bottle from

Pub bharo, condom use karo maa

India: Hi Ma, we are all set for the day. When are you’. Set for what Baby? Why, for Pub Bharo Ma. After Maang bharo, godh bharo, jail bharo, pub bharo is the new cool phrase. Didn’t you watch Ekta Kapoor’s new soap Ma? It’s called Aao Pub Bharen. Hey mom, Sis and I picked