Lalita- A role model for Kullu women.
Position Title : President
H P Mahila Kalyan Mandal
Lalita the President of our organization Himachal Pradesh Mahila Kalyan Mandal was a girl born to a Tehsildar of the British times . Lalita is the president of the HP Mahila Kalyan Mandal, Kullu, HP. She is a role model for all other women who have been the home makers and have never been able to make their life outside the walls of their houses . Over two hundred Mahilla Mandals of District Kullu are associated as members of the HP Mahil Kalyan Mandal. She has been elected as a Zile Parishad member from Neuli ward of district Kullu and has contributed in that capacity also,to the society . Lalita lost her father at a tender age of 4yrs and was brought up by her mother who became a widow at the age of 21yrs . Her mother worked very hard single handedly to raise her two children . She grew up in a very conservative background and was able to attend regular school till the higher secondary level . She was allowed to finish her graduation only as a private candidate . She completed her BSC as a private student .
She was married in a traditional household of a small village of Seaubagh near Kullu. Her mother in law was a very strong personality and under her domination she very quietly and submissively made her place in the house fulfilling her role very diligently. She later in her life got this opportunity of being a part of HP Mahila Kalyan Mandal . She is very quietly and effectively has been able to contribute in running the activities of the organization which were initiated by Shimati Chander Abha. New programmes under her kept evolving and today HPMKM is working for the welfare of women, children and disabled section of our society .