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A winnowing machine helps separate the grains from its stalk. The grains are collected into aluminium pots on one side of the machine, while the stalks are dumped at the back. Even for jobs that men and women take an equal role, women get paid much lesser than men, earning around Rs. 100-120, about half of what men earn.
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The Malayali Tribe
A winnowing machine helps separate the grains from its stalk. The grains are collected into aluminium pots on one side of the machine, while the stalks are dumped at the back. Even for jobs that men and women take an equal role, women get paid much lesser than men, earning around Rs. 100-120, about half of what men earn.