By Zarah Udwadia:
The book records the journeys of women surviving TB in a patriarchal society, where they often have limited access to health services and little agency to negotiate for their own well-being. They live with stigma, fear and are discriminated against after being infected with TB.
The following below are some of Deepti’s quotes:
“Nine Lives” is a part of the campaign, Survivors Against TB, which is a community-led movement aimed at strengthening India’s fight against TB.
The author can be found here.