The Students’ Union of B. Barooah College, Guwahati, has a taken an unique and a vital initiative as it has set up a sanitary napkin vending machine inside the Girls’ Common Room of the College.
The machine is a manually operating vending machine where the napkins will be available after inserting a coin of Rs. 5 per napkin.
Such initiatives should be taken in other colleges as well. It should be noted here that, keeping in mind the health of the female students’, Negative ION sanitary napkins have been kept.