Monthly Archives: July 2014

CGPL spreads Water Literacy

When should a region be declared as ‘water stressed’? According to the National Sample Survey Office (NSSO), Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, there are three key indicators: where do the residents source their water from, and is the supply … Continue reading

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KUTCH’S SUNSHINE ZONE

There is a buzz around six villages in the sun-drenched Kutch region of Gujarat. All six lie within the catchment area of the Ultra Mega Power Project–flagship scheme of Coastal Gujarat Private Limited (CGPL)–the wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Power … Continue reading

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Shiksha Saarthi’s Mission Enlightenment

With the literacy rate pegged at 63.6 per cent, the residents of Mundra Taluka in Kutch, Gujarat, might not figure among the most deprived (educationally speaking) populations in the country but they have never been adequately endowed either. In fact, … Continue reading

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