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Telangana's Adilaxmi has the skills to balance the kitchen and her garage at ease. A mother of two, she is the state's only woman mechanic.
According to India Today, the 30-year-old runs an automobile shop at Sujatha Nagar near Kothagudem with her husband. She is skilled in tasks ranging from changing the tyres of two-wheelers to trucks and bigger carriers.
30-year-old Adilaxmi, a mother of two children is #Telangana 's only woman mechanic. Breaking the #stereotype, she does everything from #changingtyres of two wheelers to trucks and carriers in a small repair shop in Sujatha Nagar, Kothagudem. pic.twitter.com/6wi7kdg9ur— The Logical Indian (@LogicalIndians) January 20, 2021
Adilaxmi and Veerabhadram got married in 2010, soon after which they moved into the neighbourhood in search of a better livelihood.
Reports suggest that the duo set up a mechanic and welding shop by mortgaging an over a lakh rupees and started learning the work to help husband.
Adilaxmi, 30, is known for her skills in the workshop and being the only woman mechanic in entire #Telangana.#Adilaxmi fixing a truck tyre at their mechanic shop at Sujatha Nagar in #Kothagudem district.— 𝐒𝐚𝐪𝐢𝐛 𝐀𝐡𝐦𝐞𝐝 🇮🇳 | ثاقب احمد (@SaqibbAhmed) January 19, 2021
𝑰 𝑺𝒂𝒍𝒖𝒕𝒆 𝒉𝒆𝒓#woman #telanganawoman pic.twitter.com/K7Q8iC4kq9
"I now can handle the work like mending a punctured inner tube, greasing and fitting tyres into the vehicle rim and axle on my own, though it seemed tough initially. We serve the customers round the clock," Adilaxmi said.
In a video report, the woman also shared that she had to undergo eye surgery and her family had been facing troubles to make ends meet. She also requested the state government to extend assistance.
This #Telangana woman breaks the gender barrier by being the state's first woman mechanic. Adilaxmi along with her husband runs a welding shop to keep the family finances comfortable. Watch and find out how she has set an example for society. pic.twitter.com/a7tAxN7Gpu— Rahul (@RahulBh37100165) January 20, 2021
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