Arunachalam Muruganantham Biography, Wife, Net Worth, Wiki, Age. Muruganantham is a social entrepreneur in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, who has gained fame and popularity nationwide after inventing a sanitary ware making machine cost-effectively, helping rural women escape the traditional unhygienic practices around menstruation. Their machine, which produces sanitary napkins for less than a third of the cost of commercial pads, is now installed in 23 of India’s 29 states and is currently planning to launch in 106 countries. For significant contributions in the field of feminine hygiene, the Indian government honored him with Padma Sri in 2016. In 2014, his name was included among the 100 most influential people of TIME MAGAZINE. As a Menstruation Man from India, a documentary film was shot about him. Also read Bharati Ghosh, Jimmy Garoppolo.
A. Muruganantham, called A. Muruganantham for short, is from Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. He was born in 1962 in the Weber family. He lost his father in a traffic accident and his teenage years were spent in poverty. Although his mother tried to teach him because of his family’s financial situation, he had to retire at the age of 14. He then did odd jobs to financially support his family. He married in 1998. After his marriage, he met his wife’s problems during the periods encountered, and his poor family could not afford the expensive plasters. So she decided to start experimenting to produce cheap pads for women in rural areas.
Arunachalam Muruganantham Biography | Wife | Net Worth | Wiki | Age
Name: Arunachalam Muruganantham
Born / Home Town: Coimbatore
Profession: Entrepreneur, Social Activist
Age: 55 Years
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters– 170 cm
in meters– 1.70 m
in feet inches– 5’ 7”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms– 60 kg
in pounds– 132 lbs