#42 Sampat Pal Devi

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Sampat Pal Devi
  • India
  • Social activist

 

In India’s northern Uttar Pradesh state, Sampat Pal Devi leads the “gulabi gang”, or “pink gang”, so named for the uniform of pink saris worn by the group’s female activists.

She organises her supporters throughout India to work for the improvement of women’s welfare and empowerment.

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