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Issue No : 20


A Life Given to A Cause—Interview with Indumati Patankar

Poem: Birth
—Usha Kalyanaraman

Noble Profession or Cheap Labour? Student Nurses in Struggle
—Prabha Rani

Why they Get A Worse Deal
Report on Unorganised Women Workers in Calcutta
—Nirmala Banerjee

Letters to Manushi

From The Hills of Purola to The Bothels of Delhi
—Robin Gupta

Short Story: A Double Storeyed House
—Ashapoorna Devi

Appeal To Supreme Court—Demand For Enquiry Into Vimla’s death in Hyderabad
—Stree Shakti Sangathana

Poems: Creation and Double Bind

—Ruth, Prabha

Film Reviews of Ardh Satya, Akrosh and Vijeta

Books Received

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