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Cover Story WOMAN OF THE YEAR 2014
THE FAIRY GODMOTHER
By Kallol Bhattacherjee Photos by Sanjay Ahlawat
For the young tribal girls of Nalgonda, she bore the gift of life. Meet V. Rukmini Rao, THE WEEK's Woman of the Year
Welcome to life: Mothers now join their kids to benefit from the bridge-schools opened by Rukmini, who appears delighted to welcome a young entrant.
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