Why carry sanitary pad everywhere, when you can get it easily? Why be too conscious of carrying this Menstruation napkin? Yes! We can now get it when in need as it is available via Vending Machine. It is called Stree SahayÂ (Sanitary Pad Vending Machine). It is the immediate access to menstrual pads when in an emergency.
Stree Sahay is an automatic machine, through which one can get the required menstruation napkins. It is a self-service machine and one can avail this service in exchange of coins.
This machine has many features like â€“
1. It is Automatic.
2. It is coin operated and has battery backup.
3. Storage capacity â€“ 7 Napkins, 14 Napkins, 28 napkins, 40 Napkins, 80 Napkins.
4. Coins used in Rupees â€“ 1, 2, 5, 10
5. The Napkins are folded.
6. Where is it available â€“ Corporate Offices, Malls, Shopping Centres, Hospitals, Schools and Colleges.
7. Due to Sanitary pad vending machine, there is Privacy and Independence.
8. Round the clock available.
9. No more stress, or embarrassment.
Due to this facility, one can avoid carrying a sanitary pad everywhere. It is always suggested to use the pad for only 6 to 8 hours, women and girls can avail this facility and avoid unwanted health issues. Women generally hesitate using a sanitary pad or even talkingÂ about it in public. They even avoid buying sanitary pad from shops. Many schools going girls drop out because they start menstruation and thus do not have any knowledge or
information about sanitary pads.70 percent of women cannot afford the pads, so have to use dirty cloth, mud, etc. Thus this sanitary pad vending machine helps in solving all these problems.
Kerala became the first state to install this machine in Government schools. This gives a positive message to other schools and states. Stree Sahay is available online and can be purchased via streesanman.com. The website give the facility of cash on delivery and free shipping*. Airport Authority of India (AAI) is now going to install a sanitary pad vending machine at all Airports, across the country. Till date, 19 airports have this machine. A lady attendant will be there to guide the passengers according to their convenience. This has all been done in collaboration with NGOâ€™s.
Therefore, the availability of sanitary pad vending machine must be accessible in corporate, schools, colleges, malls, restaurants and rural areas.