Ananta established a Sanitary Napkin Vending Machine for its female workers
Ananta installed a Sanitary Napkin Vending Machine in its Factory premises in collaboration with Bkash, a Mobile Financial Service, from which female workers and staffs can get the Napkins without going to any shopkeepers. This vending machine will ensure easy access to menstrual hygiene to the female workers and staffs of Ananta Garments Ltd.
The installation and launching ceremony of the Vending Machine carried out in presence of the top officials of Ananta and Bkash. The Managing Director of Ananta Mr. Inamul Haq Khan, DMD Mr. M Sajedul Karim and the Chief Commercial Officer of Bkash Mr. Ali Ahmmed were present in the ceremony.
This initiative will make menstrual hygiene more accessible and cheaper for around 4,000 female workers and staffs. Female workers and staffs of the factory appreciated the move saying that such an initiative not only give them easy access to get pads but also it will raise awareness among people.