Choosing options

Published: Sunday 31 December 1995

To allow villagers access to many4on technologies available to them 140 before they decide to implementAIM them, the Society for Rural %IV Industrialisation (SRI) in Ranchi,A@ Bihar, has set up a rural technology park in the Chaingati village *in Ranchi district. The park is the firstem of its kind in the country whichawm allows the villagers to first see and "-60 - try out for themselves the various uM permanent exhibits. Later on, if they - wish to adopt any particular.,j process, SRI provides the guidance. :j According to A K Basu, director, SRI, the scheme has been a great success.

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