Bharatpur: Corporate social responsibility is becoming more than a buzz word. A pharma company's CSR initiative is aiming to make Bharatpur in Rajasthan, India's first poverty free district in the next few years.
Lupin Foundation, the pharma company, is helping employ thousands of villagers.
Shyam Kishore, 30, is a poultry farmer. In five years, his life has changed, and all for the better. Starting with 300 chicks in a small shade, the 30-year-old is now the proud owner of five poultry farms.
"I used to work in the farm. We could only earn twice a year from our cultivation. Now my family earns a monthly income," he says....more
01:27 PM, Sep 07, 2012