FAQs

How is ruralrelations.com benefiting rural India?

ruralrelations acts as a facilitator and a catalyst in reaching out to the rural population of India. We have been implementing large corporate projects in rural India for the past 24 years. This has helped us greatly in understanding the people of rural India and establishing a strong relationship. The approach has always been to connect the two dots corporate / Non-Resident villagers (NRV) and the villagers

What are the social initiatives undertaken by rural relations?

Gyan-key library hanger – The World’s largest rural reading initiative With the support of Non-Resident villagers (NRV) Gyan-Key library hangers are installed in schools, offices, police stations, societies, and houses. This initiative is an attempt to increase the reading habit as much as possible and keep the regional languages alive

villagewiKY rating – The villagewiKY rating is the rating given by villagers on the aspects of Education, Health, Water, Electricity, Tar Roads, Swacch Bharat & solar power. On this platform, one can understand villages from the villagers’ perspective

How can I contribute to these projects?

Gyan-key Library hanger -you just need to click the ‘Gift a library’ button and pay for it online

villagewiKY rating–add/edit information of your village or village you know and upload it here Along with this contribution, nothing beats a social media post about these initiatives & the word of mouth

What is rural insight by Pradeep Lokhande?

These insights on Economics, Environment, Industry, Social, Politics, and Technology are based on our experience, observation, and the data we collect

bHub (August 2020)

How will the villages and industries simultaneously benefit from bHub?

bHub is a thoughtful concept that will provide at par services of Education, Health, and Finance in the villages through Functional and Structural up-gradation of the existing establishments benefiting the common man (85% of the rural population).

Infrastructural activity in the villages will demand the involvement of most of the industries from steel, cement to digital, and service industries. They may all benefit from bHub.

What will be the design of the bHub establishments?

We recommend the design of the bHub done under the governance of the State and the Center will be easily recognizable (like Swachh Bharat Abhiyan) with regional specification

Who will have ownership over the upgraded establishments?

We recommend, an MOU between the Central Government/ State Government and the respective NRVs and villagers to take the charge of the new establishments.

Who will be doing the project management for this initiative?

The philanthropist will manage the establishment which he is upgrading and maintaining.

What will be the role of ruralrelations.com?

ruralrelations.com will function as a medium to communicate the bHub concept to the Central and the State Government ministers, MPs, MLAs/MLCs, Media, Intellectuals, Corporate, celebrities, and especially to the Villagers and Non-Resident Villagers (NRV).

Why is bHub(Aug 2020) feasible?

Easy availability of land and land permissions in the villages along with extended support of the villagers will make bHub feasible

To bring bHub to reality will call for huge funds. We believe this will happen through participation and collaboration from rich philanthropists and well-heeled personalities.

bHub is an extensive project that would benefit 13 crore rural households and industries at the same time.

We will be happy to receive your inputs to make bHub(Aug 2020) successful