Hashma Khatun
Hashma Khatun-profile

Hashma Khatun is a ward member from the Tinkoni panchayat, East Champaran district, Bihar. She contested and won the panchayat election in 2016. However, farming continues to remain her main occupation. Even before becoming a ward member, Hashma was passionate about supporting her community. As a ward member, she works towards improving the health services available at the panchayat- and block-level, along with supporting work around pensions, road construction, and sanitation.


Articles by Hashma Khatun


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Advocacy & Government

May 25, 2020
A day in the life of: A panchayat ward member
In rural Bihar, elected ward members are going above and beyond the call of duty to face the dual challenge of keeping their village COVID-free and ensuring the well-being of the communities they serve.