ON HER OWN FEET:
Anita was beaten so brutally by her husband that she lost a leg to gangrene. She may have a Jaipur foot, but is able tos tand her ground now, having left that abusive husband and working tirelessly to help other women like her improve the quality of their lives.
Sudharak Olwe (born 1966) is a Mumbai-based documentary photographer,
whose work has been featured in national publications and exhibited in Mumbai,
Delhi, Malmo (Sweden), Lisbon, Amsterdam, Los Angeles, Washington.
He has drawn immense admiration and awe in the Indian subcontinent for revealing
the naked reality of life’s tragicomic social theater in 2005, he was one of the four awards for the
National Geographic’s “All Roads Photography Program”.
He was awarded Padma Shri
one of India’s highest civilian honors for his social work in 2016.