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  • Remarkable journey of Rekha Devi a homemaker from Bihar who established a mushroom farming business iwhRemarkable journey of Rekha Devi a homemaker from Bihar who established a mushroom farming business iwh

    India UntoldFeb 24, 2024, 9:56 AM IST

    Remarkable journey of Rekha Devi, a homemaker from Bihar, who established a mushroom farming business

    Rekha Devi, a homemaker from Gopalganj, Bihar, wished to utilize her free time when her kids left home to pursue their goals. She began the cultivation of mushrooms in an unused room at home. Over time, her venture became profitable, and today she earns lakhs of rupees with her endeavours.

  • Meet Smrika Chandrakar an MBA graduate who quit her lucrative job to pursue farming success-of-story-millionaire-woman-farmer iwhMeet Smrika Chandrakar an MBA graduate who quit her lucrative job to pursue farming success-of-story-millionaire-woman-farmer iwh

    India UntoldFeb 17, 2024, 8:58 AM IST

    Meet an MBA graduate who quit her lucrative job to pursue farming

    Smrika Chandrakar is a resident of Charmudiya village in Dhamtari district of Chhattisgarh. She makes a substantial income through farming while providing employment to over 100 people.

  • A Farmer in Rajasthan Who Makes Crores from Aloe Vera Cultivation harish farmer rajasthan delhi-border-farmers-protest iwhA Farmer in Rajasthan Who Makes Crores from Aloe Vera Cultivation harish farmer rajasthan delhi-border-farmers-protest iwh

    India UntoldFeb 16, 2024, 9:52 AM IST

    A Farmer in Rajasthan Who Makes Crores from Aloe Vera Cultivation

    Harish began cultivating aloe vera, pomegranate, olive and other crops on 562 acres of land. Currently, he has 20 lakh aloe vera plants on his land. Reportedly, he makes around Rs 2.5 crore annually.  

  • Meet Santosh Devi Khedar a farmer Who Makes Rs 25 Lakh From Pomegranate Cultivation success-story-of-female farmer iwhMeet Santosh Devi Khedar a farmer Who Makes Rs 25 Lakh From Pomegranate Cultivation success-story-of-female farmer iwh

    India UntoldFeb 12, 2024, 12:05 PM IST

    Meet Santosh Devi Khedar, A Farmer Who Makes Rs 25 Lakh From Pomegranate Cultivation

    Santosh Devi Khedar embarked on this journey in 2008 along with her husband. Following organic farming practices, she planted 220 pomegranate trees. The positive outcome of their immense hard work began to manifest in 2011, when the trees bore fruits. A profit of Rs 3,00,000 was made in the first year alone.

  • inspirational-story-of-retired-school-teacher Gurucharan Pradhan Designing an Innovative Farming Machine that can Perform 9 Tasks iwhinspirational-story-of-retired-school-teacher Gurucharan Pradhan Designing an Innovative Farming Machine that can Perform 9 Tasks iwh

    India UntoldFeb 8, 2024, 12:07 PM IST

    Gurucharan Pradhan: Designing an Innovative Farming Machine That Can Perform 9 Tasks

    The shortage of labour posed a significant problem in accomplishing daily farming tasks. To find a solution, Gurucharan Pradhan, a resident of Odisha, embarked on making a machine capable of performing several tasks at once. In the year 2000, he began studying various machines and designed his own model. After 7 years of diligent work, he achieved in success in the year 2007.

  • Raghubar Das Biography iwhRaghubar Das Biography iwh

    BiographyFeb 6, 2024, 3:22 PM IST

    Raghubar Das Biography | Birth | Education | Family | Marriage | Political Journey | Facts

    Raghuvar Das is a senior politician associated with the Bharatiya Janata Party. He joined the BJP as a founding member in the year 1980. He was sworn in as the sixth Chief Minister of Jharkhand on 28 December 2014. Presently, Raghubar Das is serving as the 26th Governor of Odisha.

  • Meet Raimati Ghiuria Odisha Queen of Millets success-story iwhMeet Raimati Ghiuria Odisha Queen of Millets success-story iwh

    India UntoldFeb 1, 2024, 1:06 PM IST

    Meet Raimati Ghiuria, Odisha’s Queen of Millets

    Raimati Ghiuria, a young tribal woman hailing from Odisha, is being recognized as the ‘Queen of Millets’ due to her contributions to preserving 30 varieties of rare millets. She also educates people on various aspects of millet cultivation, including techniques for growth, enhancing quality, and preservations.

  • Meira Kumar Biography iwhMeira Kumar Biography iwh

    BiographyJan 31, 2024, 2:34 PM IST

    Meira Kumar’s Biography | Birth | Education | Family | Marriage | Political Journey | Facts

    Meira Kumar is a former speaker of the Lok Sabha. In the year 2009, she won from Sasaram constituency of Bihar and was appointed as the Speaker of Lok Sabha. She was the first female Lok Sabha speaker of India.

  • Naveen Patnaik Biography iwhNaveen Patnaik Biography iwh

    BiographyJan 10, 2024, 2:50 PM IST

    Naveen Patnaik’s Biography | Birth | Education | Family | Political Journey | Awards

    Naveen Patnaik is an Indian politician. In the year 1997, he joined the Janata Dal party after the demise of his father Biju Patnaik. He was elected from the Aska constituency in the Lok Sabha elections. On 5 March 2000, Naveen Patnaik became the Chief Minister of Odisha.

  • Devdoot Road Safety Vahini Saving lives for the last 18 years orissa-cuttack-man-pankaj-kumar-tarai iwhDevdoot Road Safety Vahini Saving lives for the last 18 years orissa-cuttack-man-pankaj-kumar-tarai iwh

    India UntoldJan 4, 2024, 2:57 PM IST

    Devdoot Road Safety Vahini: Saving lives for the last 18 years

    Pankaj Kumar Tarai, a resident of Odisha, has dedicated the last 18 years to saving the lives of people involved in road accidents. Till now, he has saved the lives of over a thousand people.

  • Meet Shatabdi Sahu the only female plumbing trainer from Odisha iwhMeet Shatabdi Sahu the only female plumbing trainer from Odisha iwh

    India UntoldDec 13, 2023, 9:56 AM IST

    Meet Shatabdi Sahu, the only female plumbing trainer from Odisha

    Shatabdi Sahu holds an engineering degree, and despite receiving job offers from various corporate companies, she chose the path of a plumber trainer. She is the only female plumbing trainer in Odisha. Being one of the firsts, she is being honoured for her unique role.

  • Meet Nageshu Patra a dedicated teacher during day and a porter by night iwhMeet Nageshu Patra a dedicated teacher during day and a porter by night iwh

    India UntoldNov 16, 2023, 9:05 AM IST

    Meet Nageshu Patra, a dedicated teacher during day and a porter by night

    Nageshu, born in Odisha, works as guest lecturer during the day, and a porter during the nights. Due to difficult financial circumstances, he could only manage to complete his education while working as a labourer and a porter. He also runs a coaching centre where he provides free education to the underprivileged children.

  • This Farmer Makes Crores With His Ghee Business iwhThis Farmer Makes Crores With His Ghee Business iwh

    India UntoldNov 11, 2023, 10:45 AM IST

    This Farmer Makes Crores With His Ghee Business

    Ramesh Rupareliya, hailing from Gujarat, earns Rs 8 crore in a year with his ghee business. In the year 2005, he established ‘Shri Gir Gau Krishi Jatan Sanstha’ and started selling dairy products like ghee, curd, and milk. Today, Ramesh Bhai exports his dairy products to 123 countries.

  • meet the brake shoe king of india the owner of a company worth Rs 2,555 crore iwhmeet the brake shoe king of india the owner of a company worth Rs 2,555 crore iwh

    India UntoldNov 6, 2023, 9:10 AM IST

    Meet the ‘Brake Shoe King of India,’ the owner of a company worth Rs 2,555 crore

    Kuldeep Singh Rathi, the Managing Director and Chairman of ASK Automotive Limited, appeared for UPSC exams to fulfil his father’s wish. After working as a deputy SP for a few years, he quit his job and worked as a contractor in CPWD. In 1988, he established his own company and today, he makes profits in crores.

  • changing lives with innovation rajkumar mishra self invented paddy threshing machines iwhchanging lives with innovation rajkumar mishra self invented paddy threshing machines iwh

    India UntoldOct 27, 2023, 9:20 AM IST

    Changing Lives With Innovation: Rajkumar Mishra’s self-invented paddy threshing machines

    Uttar Pradesh’s Rajkumar Mishra made paddy threshing machines in efforts to make his family’s financial condition better. He was awarded with a sum of Rs 1 lakh for making these machines, by the Grass Root Startup category at Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University.