I’m Shrimoti Mioti Pangshu of Mopur Village in Dimoria Block of Kamrup district in Assam.I Have studied till class IX on 14th of November 2006 at about 8 am in the morning some people from an organization named Mushroom Development Fundation came to our house and asked us on our life and livelihood.
From 20 bags in 2007 today i have built up a house with the capacity of 400-500 bags and in the last 4-5 years every has been earning more and more. I am having an income of Rupees Twenty Thousand to Thirty thousand in the last 4 years 4-5 months in a year. In 2020 i am having a profit of 3 lakhs by selling both fresh and dry mushrooms.
“i am so proud to show mushroom firm to people today. It has given me a unique identity and raised my selfeteem.
I want other youth to take it up and i am ready to help them.”
Today i can stay at home help my sister cook food and alo enjoy with guest as mushroom farm is giving me income
at home itself. I have become a responsible and more respected sister and daughter in my family. Now a new responsibility has come from my initiative with MDF. I am supposed to organize the collection and distribution center of my village, constructed by the Directorate of Horticulture Govt. of Assam. Many youth came to my home for training, I provide them training on Mushroom cultivation.Now i am selling my mushrooms in hotels, restaurants, canteens. I am selling more then 30kg mushrooms daily.