GUJARAT VILLAGE

  • Gujarat village with 24hr WiFi, CCTV cameras July 3, 2012

    Punsari: Ever heard of a village with CCTV cameras, 24hour WiFi Internet and solarpowered lamps? Well, Punsari village in Gujarat is providing its citizens much more than what even some urbanites can hope for. And all this is being done without any NRI funding or any special donations. Their formula...
  • India Positive: A unique matchmaker; attempts to restore Yamuna January 21, 2012

    This week on India Positive, a 84yearold woman who plays matchmaker for the differentlyabled. A village in Gujarat has handed over administration to a group of 12 educated girls. All of them were elected unopposed to the gram panchayat even before voting took place in December 2011. In Delhi a team...