Shantilal

23 – Tilonia

What Are You Most Passionate About?

The betterment of villages through water quality.

Who Is Your Hero? Why?

My hero is Mr. Bunker Roy, founder, and director of Barefoot College. He is the one who started this organization in order to tackle water issues.

What Is Your Favorite Sound?

The sound of rain. When it rains the ponds are full of water.

What Project would a laptop help you with?

I work with Neerjaal, a small team of engineers who perform water testing in villages. We test the water according to 8 parameters, then tell people that which sources are potable and which are non-potable. We perform this test in front of the villagers and later on we display all of the data on our website so that anyone can see it.

How Would A Laptop Help You?

I need a laptop to work efficiently and save time. It would also serve as a means for me to show villagers informative videos to teach proper water harvesting procedures.

What do you love about this project?

Sharing my knowledge on water-related issues. People need to know about the water quality in their villages.

What Languages do you speak?

Hindi and Marvardi.

Given a choice, would you prefer a Mac or PC?

Either