Wirewoman Helping In The Spark Of Electricity In Kolhapur

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Wirewoman helping in the spark of electricity in Kolhapur

By: S F Munshi

Published: 14 Oct 2021, 12:37 AM IST

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Wirewoman helping in the spark of electricity in Kolhapur
250 women working as wirewomen in the district
kolhapur
Women of the twenty-first century are working shoulder to shoulder with men in every field. In the power sector dominated by men, now women have also taken up their responsibility. Wireman By changing this concept, now efforts are being made in Mahavitaran company to show that wirewoman is working in the society.
With the establishment of the Electricity Board, the term wireman has become ingrained. Due to this, working in the power sector was made only for men. Climbing on electric poles, repairing transformers, moving electricity poles from one place to another, only men used to do such works, whereas the name of the study given for the power sector in ITI is also the same as wireman but gone In the last few years, women have also made their place in the power sector. Wirewoman completed her studies in ITI and worked in this field.
Now the Mahavitaran company has given a chance to women too. Two women are working in each branch office. In the first phase some light work was given to them but now these women are engaged in doing more work from Sarao. She is also doing repair work by climbing the electric pole. There are more than 250 women wirewomen working in the district. During the recent floods, these women contributed a lot for the repair of electricity. These wirewomen form Durgas have also contributed to the city facing the floods, the wind, along with the men.

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