Readers only offer: Get additional Rs 200 off on 'The Better Home' powerful natural cleaners. Shop Now
X
A Mother to 8 Abandoned Children, This Transgender Woman Is an Unsung Hero

A Mother to 8 Abandoned Children, This Transgender Woman Is an Unsung Hero

Abandoned at the age of five, Manisha is an inspiring transgender woman from Chhattisgarh who is a mother to 8 abandoned children. 

Abandoned at the age of five, Manisha, an inspiring transgender woman from Chhattisgarh grew up facing many challenges.

She says, “My mother and father abandoned me at a very young age. I had a tough childhood and I spent many days without food. I vowed to myself that when I grew up, I would take care of other children who did not have a family.”

Whenever Manisha came across an orphaned child, she did whatever she could to help them get timely medical help, food, shelter, and education.

Read More: Love Lonavala Chikki? Its Innovation Once Helped Build Railroads in India!

Today, she is the mother to eight abandoned children, and her youngest child is a 7-month-old boy who lost both his parents. But it is not easy for this mother. Manisha works through any job she can get to earn money for their livelihood and sometimes cannot make ends meet, especially due to the stigma faced by transgender people by society.

If you wish to help her, you can reach out to her on the number provided in the video.

Here’s her story:

Let’s be friends :)
Sign in to get free benefits
  • Get positive news daily on email
  • Join our community of positive ambassadors
  • Become a part of the positive movement
X
Before you go...

We have a favor to ask.

Our teams put in a lot of effort to create the content you love at The Better India.

The Better Home is a range of safe and eco-friendly home cleaners by The Better India. We put out curated content on our Instagram account- green living hacks, green innovations, leading a no-tox life and heroes in the sustainability space.

It would help us if you can follow our Instagram handle and spread the word around.