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Do your children know about India’s first lady teacher?

Between 1848 and 1852, Savitribai Phule opened 18 schools for girls. She brought women out of darkness by lighting up their lives with education. Mohandas Nemishrai remembers her on her death anniversary

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Mohandas Namishray

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